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Cuenca
View of Los Canonigos, include Casas Colgantes (Hanging houses), San Pablo Bridge and Downtown Cuenca, from Palomera motorway
View of Los Canonigos, include Casas Colgantes (Hanging houses), San Pablo Bridge and Downtown Cuenca, from Palomera motorway
Flag of Cuenca
Flag
Coat of arms of Cuenca
Coat of arms
Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile–La Mancha
Province Cuenca
Comarca Serranía Media
Area
 • Total 911.06 km2 (351.76 sq mi)
Elevation
946 m (3,104 ft)
Population
 (2012)
 • Total 57,032
 • Density 62.5996/km2 (162.1322/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Conquense
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
16000

Cuenca is a Spanish city, capital of the Cuenca province, in Castile-La Mancha. Around 50,000 are living there. It is famous for its monuments: The hanging houses, the Cathedral and other churches. It is located over the Jucar river, near the Serrania of Cuenca.

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