Grávalos

Grávalos is a village in the province and autonomous community of La Rioja, Spain. It's 72 km. from the city of Logroño. Traditional tales talk about Gravalos like belong to Arnedo. It was in first times a Roman villa. In medieval ages belonged to Arnedo until 1669. In that year Gravalos become an independent municipality, but still remained as a possession of the Arnedo's Church. The municipality covers an area of 31.91 square kilometres (12.32 sq mi) and as of 2011 had a population of 234 people.[2]

Grávalos
Vista de Grávalos
Vista de Grávalos
Grávalos is located in La Rioja, Spain
Grávalos
Grávalos
Location in La Rioja
Grávalos is located in Spain
Grávalos
Grávalos
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 42°6′29″N 2°0′3″W / 42.10806°N 2.00083°W / 42.10806; -2.00083
Autonomous
community
 La Rioja
Province La Rioja
ComarcaComarca de Cervera
Government
 • AlcaldeJosé Jorge Abad Sáez (PP)
Area
 • Total31.0 km2 (12.0 sq mi)
Elevation
750 m (2,460 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total179
 • Density5.8/km2 (15/sq mi)
Demonym(s)gravalense;
gravaleño, ña
Postal Code
26587
Websitewww.gravalos.org

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.
  2. ^ "La Rioja: Población por municipios y sexo:Cifras oficiales de población resultantes de la revisión del Padrón municipal a 1 de enero de 2011". Instituto Nacional de Estadística. Archived from the original on 21 May 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2012.

Interesting placesEdit

  • Parish church of Santa María de la Antigua, 16th-century, Three naves of different altitude.