Cuenca (province)


Cuenca (province)

Spanish Province
name = Cuenca
full-name = Cuenca


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capital = Cuenca
language = Spanish
area = 17,141
area-rank = 5
area-magnitude =
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pop = 211,375
pop-rank = 44
pop-percent =
pop-date = 2007
density = 12,33
english-name =
spanish-name = Conquense
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autonomous-community = Castile-La Mancha
government = Diputation of Cuenca
president = Juan Manuel Ávila Francés (PSOE)
website = http://www.dipucuenca.es/

Cuenca is a province of central Spain, in the eastern part of the autonomous community of Castile-La Mancha. It is bordered by the provinces of Valencia (including its exclave Rincón de Ademuz), Albacete, Ciudad Real, Toledo, Madrid, Guadalajara, and Teruel.

211,375 people (2007) live in the province. Its capital is Cuenca, where nearly a quarter of the population live, some 52,980 people. There are 238 municipalities in Cuenca.

Other populous towns and municipalities include Tarancón, San Clemente, Quintanar del Rey, Honrubia, Villanueva de la Jara, Motilla del Palancar, Mota del Cuervo and Las Pedroñeras.

Municipalities

See a list of municipalities in Cuenca.


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