Puerto Lápice

Puerto Lápice is a municipality of Spain located in the province of Ciudad Real, Castilla–La Mancha.[2] The municipality spans across a total area of 54.84 km2 and, as of 1 January 2020, it has a registered population of 891.[2]

Puerto Lápice
Plaza de la constitucion en Puerto Lapice.jpg
Coat of arms of Puerto Lápice
Puerto Lápice is located in Castilla-La Mancha
Puerto Lápice
Puerto Lápice
Puerto Lápice is located in Spain
Puerto Lápice
Puerto Lápice
Coordinates: 39°19′28″N 3°28′52″W / 39.32444°N 3.48111°W / 39.32444; -3.48111
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityCastilla–La Mancha
ProvinceCiudad Real
Government
 • MayorAna Maria Contreras Pavón
Area
 • Total54.84 km2 (21.17 sq mi)
Elevation
680 m (2,230 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total937
 • Density17/km2 (44/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Porteños
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
13650
WebsiteOfficial website

Already since the 13th century, the territory of Puerto Lápice was part of the Campo de San Juan, the extensive territory under the seigneurial jurisdiction of the Knights Hospitaller in the lands of La Mancha.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.
  2. ^ a b "Datos del Registro de Entidades Locales". Ministerio de Asuntos Económicos y Transformación Digital. Retrieved 18 May 2021.
  3. ^ Molero García, Jesús M. (2011). De encomienda a priorato. Consuegra y la Orden de San Juan en la edad media (siglos XII al XV). pp. 20–21 – via Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha.