List of municipalities of Spain

Municipalities of Spain. 2004
Madrid, capital of Spain
Cartagena.

This is a list of lists of the municipalities of Spain. The municipalities list links are listed below, by autonomous community and province.

According to the provisional reports released on 1 January 2018,[1] there is a total of 8,124 municipalities in Spain, including the autonomous cities of Ceuta and Melilla. Burgos is the province with the most municipalities (371) and Las Palmas the one with the least (34).

Autonomous community/province List No. of municipalities[2]
 Andalusia Municipalities in Andalusia 778
Almería province Municipalities in Almería 103
Cádiz province Municipalities in Cádiz 44
Córdoba province Municipalities in Córdoba 75
Granada province Municipalities in Granada 172
Huelva province Municipalities in Huelva 79
Jaén province Municipalities in Jaén 97
Málaga province Municipalities in Málaga 103
Seville province Municipalities in Seville 105
 Aragon Municipalities in Aragon 731
Huesca province Municipalities in Huesca 202
Teruel province Municipalities in Teruel 236
Zaragoza province Municipalities in Zaragoza 293
 Asturias* Municipalities in the Principality of Asturias 78
 Balearic Islands* Municipalities in the Balearic Islands 67
 Basque Country Municipalities in the Basque Autonomous Community 251
Álava Municipalities in Álava 51
Biscay Municipalities in Biscay 112
Gipuzkoa Municipalities in Gipuzkoa 88
 Canary Islands Municipalities in the Canary Islands 88
Las Palmas province Municipalities in Las Palmas 34
Santa Cruz de Tenerife province Municipalities in Santa Cruz de Tenerife 54
 Cantabria* Municipalities in Cantabria 102
 Castile and León Municipalities in Castile and León 2,248
Ávila province Municipalities in Ávila 248
Burgos province Municipalities in Burgos 371
León province Municipalities in León 211
Palencia province Municipalities in Palencia 191
Salamanca province Municipalities in Salamanca 362
Segovia province Municipalities in Segovia 209
Soria province Municipalities in Soria 183
Valladolid province Municipalities in Valladolid 225
Zamora province Municipalities in Zamora 248
 Castile–La Mancha Municipalities in Castile–La Mancha 919
Albacete province Municipalities in Albacete 87
Ciudad Real province Municipalities in Ciudad Real 102
Cuenca province Municipalities in Cuenca 238
Guadalajara province Municipalities in Guadalajara 288
Toledo province Municipalities in Toledo 204
 Catalonia Municipalities in Catalonia 947
Barcelona province Municipalities in Barcelona 311
Girona province Municipalities in Girona 221
Lleida province Municipalities in Lleida 231
Tarragona province Municipalities in Tarragona 184
 Extremadura Municipalities in Extremadura 388
Badajoz province Municipalities in Badajoz 165
Cáceres province Municipalities in Cáceres 223
 Galicia Municipalities in Galicia 313
A Coruña province Municipalities in A Coruña 93
Lugo province Municipalities in Lugo 67
Ourense province Municipalities in Ourense 92
Pontevedra province Municipalities in Pontevedra 61
 Madrid* Municipalities in Madrid 179
 Murcia* Municipalities in the Region of Murcia 45
 Navarre* Municipalities in the Chartered Community of Navarre 272
 La Rioja* Municipalities in La Rioja 174
 Valencian Community Municipalities in the Valencian Community 542
Alicante province Municipalities in Alicante 141
Castellón province Municipalities in Castellón 135
Valencia province Municipalities in Valencia 266
Autonomous city List No. of municipalities
 Ceuta 1
 Melilla 1

Notes:
*Single-province autonomous communities.

Ranked lists of Spanish municipalitiesEdit

Largest municipalities by populationEdit

Spain has a population of 46,401,053 inhabitants, distributed to 8,124 municipalities (2018 INE provisional report).

There are two municipalities that exceed one million inhabitants: Madrid and Barcelona, 26 cities over 200,000 inhabitants, 34 municipalities between 100,000 and 200,000 inhabitants, and 83 municipalities between 50,000 and 100,000.

# Municipality Autonomous community Pop. (2014)[1]
1 Madrid   Community of Madrid 3,165,235
2 Barcelona   Catalonia 1,602,386
3 Valencia   Valencian Community 786,424
4 Seville   Andalusia 696,676
5 Zaragoza   Aragon 666,058
6 Málaga   Andalusia 566,913
7 Murcia   Region of Murcia 439,712
8 Palma   Balearic Islands 399,093
9 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria   Canary Islands 382,283
10 Bilbao   Basque Country 346,574
11 Alicante   Valencian Community 332,067
12 Córdoba   Andalusia 328,041
13 Valladolid   Castile and León 306,830
14 Vigo   Galicia 294,997
15 Gijón   Asturias 275,735
16 L'Hospitalet de Llobregat   Catalonia 253,518
17 A Coruña   Galicia 244,810
18 Vitoria-Gasteiz   Basque Country 242,082
19 Granada   Andalusia 237,540
20 Elche   Valencian Community 230,224
21 Oviedo   Asturias 223,765
22 Badalona   Catalonia 217,210
23 Cartagena   Region of Murcia 216,451
24 Terrassa   Catalonia 215,517
25 Jerez de la Frontera   Andalusia 212,226
26 Sabadell   Catalonia 207,444
27 Santa Cruz de Tenerife   Canary Islands 206,593
28 Móstoles   Community of Madrid 205,712
29 Alcalá de Henares   Community of Madrid 200,768
30 Pamplona   Navarre 196,166
31 Fuenlabrada   Community of Madrid 195,864
32 Almería   Andalusia 193,351
33 Leganés   Community of Madrid 186,696
34 Donostia-San Sebastián   Basque Country 186,126
35 Burgos   Castile and León 177,776
36 Santander   Cantabria 175,736
37 Castellón de la Plana   Valencian Community 173,841
38 Getafe   Community of Madrid 173,057
39 Albacete   Castile–La Mancha 172,487
40 Alcorcón   Community of Madrid 170,336
41 Logroño   La Rioja 151,962
42 San Cristóbal de La Laguna   Canary Islands 151,718
43 Badajoz   Extremadura 150,517
44 Salamanca   Castile and León 148,042
45 Huelva   Andalusia 147,212
46 Lleida   Catalonia 139,176
47 Marbella   Andalusia 138,679
48 Tarragona   Catalonia 132,199
49 León   Castile and León 129,551
50 Cádiz   Andalusia 121,739

Largest municipalities by areaEdit

# Municipality Autonomous community Area (km²)[3]
1 Cáceres   Extremadura 1,751.20
2 Lorca   Region of Murcia 1,675.20
3 Badajoz   Extremadura 1,474.20
4 Córdoba   Andalusia 1,253.80
5 Almodóvar del Campo   Castile–La Mancha 1,205.50
6 Jerez de la Frontera   Andalusia 1,189.50
7 Albacete   Castile–La Mancha 1,139.20
8 Zaragoza   Aragon 1,063.50
9 Écija   Andalusia 975.70
10 Jumilla   Murcia 969.70
11 Andújar   Andalusia 963.60
12 Cuenca   Castile–La Mancha 959.10
13 Moratalla   Murcia 954
13 Carmona   Andalusia 923
15 Hornachuelos   Andalusia 909.80
16 Murcia   Region of Murcia 885.60
17 Mérida   Extremadura 868.50
18 Villarrobledo   Castile–La Mancha 862.90
19 Almonte   Andalusia 862
20 Caravaca de la Cruz   Region of Murcia 858.20
21 Cangas del Narcea   Asturias 825.40
22 Antequera   Andalusia 815.90
23 Requena   Valencian Community 814.10
24 Hellín   Castile–La Mancha 781
25 Jerez de los Caballeros   Extremadura 739
26 Alburquerque   Extremadura 725.70
27 Trujillo   Extremadura 687.30
28 Utrera   Andalusia 683.70
29 Santiago-Pontones   Andalusia 682.50
30 Los Yébenes   Castile–La Mancha 680
31 Chinchilla de Monte-Aragón   Castile–La Mancha 678.60
32 Alcázar de San Juan   Castile–La Mancha 668
33 Retuerta del Bullaque   Castile–La Mancha 653
34 Mula   Murcia 633.50
35 Ejea de los Caballeros   Aragon 610.80
36 Madrid   Community of Madrid 604.80
37 Níjar   Andalusia 600.10
38 Alía   Extremadura 599.40
39 Valencia de Alcántara   Extremadura 596
40 Osuna   Andalusia 592.70
41 Fuente Obejuna   Andalusia 591.80
42 Montoro   Andalusia 586.40
43 Sabiñánigo   Aragon 586.30
44 Alhambra   Castile–La Mancha 582.20
45 Piedrabuena   Castile–La Mancha 564.20
46 Don Benito   Extremadura 561.90
47 Cartagena   Region of Murcia 559.10
48 Alcántara   Extremadura 553
49 Baza   Andalusia 545.20
50 Tineo   Asturias 539.80

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

Template:Topónimo en castellano según: Celdrán Gomáriz, Pancracio: Diccionario de topónimos españoles y sus gentilicios. Espasa Calpe, 2002. ISBN 84-670-0146-1