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La Alamedilla is a town and municipality in Spain, in the province of Salamanca, part of the autonomous community of Castile-Leon. It has a population of 209 inhabitants.

La Alamedilla
Official seal of La Alamedilla
Seal
Location in Salamanca
Location in Salamanca
Coordinates: 40°28′19″N 6°49′37″W / 40.47194°N 6.82694°W / 40.47194; -6.82694Coordinates: 40°28′19″N 6°49′37″W / 40.47194°N 6.82694°W / 40.47194; -6.82694
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityCastile and León
ProvinceSalamanca
ComarcaComarca de Ciudad Rodrigo
SubcomarcaCampo de Argañán
Government
 • MayorJuan Manuel Sánchez Sánchez (People's Party)
Area
 • Total19 km2 (7 sq mi)
Elevation756 m (2,480 ft)
Population
 (2018)[2]
 • Total138
 • Density7.3/km2 (19/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
37469

The town is close to the border with Portugal, and the traditional local dialect can be considered a variety of Portuguese language. It also bears striking resemblance to the dialect called Fala,[citation needed] spoken in another Spanish area bordering Portugal, the Xalima Valley. The dialect spoken in La Alamedilla has been classified as a Portuguese, Galician or Extremaduran dialect.[citation needed]

GeographyEdit

The municipality covers an area of 19 km2 (7.3 sq mi). It lies 756 metres (2,480 ft) above sea level and the post code is 37469.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Municipio:Alamedilla (La)". www.lasalina.es. Retrieved 2017-11-02.
  2. ^ "Municipal Register of Spain 2018". National Statistics Institute. Retrieved 11 April 2019.