La Unión, Murcia
|La Unión, Murcia|
|• Mayor||Francisco M.ª Bernabé Pérez (PP)|
|• Total||25 km2 (10 sq mi)|
|Elevation(||86 m (282 ft)|
|• Density||760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)|
| • Summer (|
La Unión is situated in the
The rich mines of La Union provided most of the silver and lead needed by the Late Roman Republic, as it was studied by the archaeologist Eulalia Sintas Martínez.
The orography of this municipality is quite reliefly. This is due to the fact that part of Sierra Minera (a mountain range) occupies this municipality. The most important mountain of this territory is probably Sancti Spiritu. 
Besides the mountain relieves, there are another geographic spots in La Unión. There are some beaches such as Playa El Lastre and Playa de San Bruno. A bay also occupies the territory and its name is Bahía de Portmán.