Villamuriel de Cerrato

Villamuriel de Cerrato is a municipality located in the province of Palencia, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 5,304 inhabitants.

Villamuriel de Cerrato
Official seal of Villamuriel de Cerrato
Seal
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityCastile and León
ProvincePalencia
MunicipalityVillamuriel de Cerrato
Area
 • Total39 km2 (15 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total6,503
 • Density170/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Fr Adolfo Nicolás, Superior General of the Society of Jesus (2008-2016), was born in Villamuriel de Cerrato in 1936.

Santa María la Mayor church's tower, Villamuriel de Cerrato
Santa María la Mayor church's apse

Coordinates: 41°57′N 4°31′W / 41.950°N 4.517°W / 41.950; -4.517


  1. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.