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Castellón de la Plana
Castelló de la Plana  (Catalan)
Municipality
Central parts of Castelló de la Plana.
Central parts of Castelló de la Plana.
Flag of Castellón de la Plana
Flag
Coat of arms of Castellón de la Plana
Coat of arms
Location in the Valencian Community
Location in the Valencian Community
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Valencian Community
Province Castellón
Comarca Plana Alta
Judicial district Castelló de la Plana
Area
 • Total 108.78 km2 (42.00 sq mi)
Elevation 30 m (100 ft)
Highest elevation 609 m (1,998 ft)
Lowest elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2018)
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Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 12001-06
Dialing code 964
Official language(s) Valencian, Spanish
Climate BSk

Castellón de la Plana (Spanish pronunciation: [kasteˈʎon de la ˈplana]), Castelló de la Plana (official) (Valencian pronunciation: [kasteˈʎo ðe la ˈplana]), or simply Castellón, is the capital city of the province of Castellón, in the Valencian Community (Spain). It is located in the east of the Iberian Peninsula, on the Costa del Azahar by the Mediterranean Sea. The mountain range known as Desert de les Palmes rises inland north of the town.


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