Moncloa-Aravaca

Moncloa-Aravaca is a district of the municipality of Madrid, Spain. It is located to the northwest of the city centre, spanning across both banks of the Manzanares. It is made up of the neighborhoods of Aravaca, Argüelles, Casa de Campo, Ciudad Universitaria, El Plantío, Valdemarín and Valdezarza.

Moncloa-Aravaca
Plaza de Moncloa
Plaza de Moncloa
CountrySpain
Aut. communityCommunity of Madrid
MunicipalityMadrid
Area
 • Total32.89 km2 (12.70 sq mi)
Population
116.531

The Palace of Moncloa, located in Ciudad Universitaria, is the residence of the Spanish Prime Minister.

GeographyEdit

SubdivisionEdit

The district is administratively divided into 7 neighborhoods (barrios):

EducationEdit

The Colegio Japonés de Madrid, the Japanese international school in Madrid, is located in the El Plantío area.[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Como llegar." (Archive) Colegio Japonés de Madrid. Retrieved on 5 January 2014. "Avda. de la Victoria, 98, El Plantio 28023 Madrid Spain"

External linksEdit

  Media related to Moncloa-Aravaca District at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 40°26′07″N 3°43′08″W / 40.435151°N 3.718765°W / 40.435151; -3.718765