La Albuera

La Albuera
Municipality
La Albuera 2011.jpg
Coat of arms of La Albuera
Coat of arms
La Albuera is located in Extremadura
La Albuera
La Albuera
Location of La Albuera within Extremadura
Coordinates: 38°42′58″N 6°49′26″W / 38°42′58″N 6°49′26″W / 38.71611; -6.82389
Country Spain
Autonomous community Extremadura
ProvinceBadajoz
ComarcaTierra de Badajoz
Judicial districtBadajoz
Government
 • MayorManuel Antonio Díaz González (PSOE)
Area
 • Total26.4 km2 (10.2 sq mi)
Elevation253 m (830 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total1,986
 • Density75/km2 (190/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Albuereños
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code06170
WebsiteOfficial website

La Albuera is a village southeast of Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain. As of 2009 it had a population of c. 2,000 inhabitants.

History

It was scene of the Battle of Albuera (May 16, 1811) between Spanish, Portuguese and British troops under William Carr Beresford and the French ones led by Marshal Soult, in the course of the Peninsular war.

Other Languages
العربية: لا ألبويرا
asturianu: La Albuera
تۆرکجه: لا آلبوئرا
Bân-lâm-gú: La Albuera
català: La Albuera
čeština: La Albuera
Ελληνικά: Αλμπουέρα
español: La Albuera
euskara: La Albuera
français: La Albuera
հայերեն: Լա Ալբուերա
interlingua: La Albuera
italiano: La Albuera
magyar: La Albuera
македонски: Ла Албуера
Bahasa Melayu: La Albuera
Nederlands: La Albuera
occitan: La Albuera
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: La Albuera
polski: La Albuera
português: La Albuera
română: La Albuera
русский: Ла-Альбуэра
sardu: La Albuera
shqip: La Albuera
svenska: La Albuera
українська: Ла-Альбуера
Tiếng Việt: La Albuera
Winaray: La Albuera