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Pontevedra
Pontevedra
Pontevedra
Flag of Pontevedra
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Coat of arms of Pontevedra
Coat of arms
Location of the province of Pontevedra within Spain
Location of the province of Pontevedra within Spain
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Galicia
Capital Pontevedra
Government
 • Body Diputación de Pontevedra
Area
 • Total 4,495 km2 (1,736 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)
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 • Density 213.56/km2 (553.1/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Pontevedrés (m), Pontevedresa (f)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
36---
ISO 3166 code ES-PO

Pontevedra is a province of Spain along the country's Atlantic coast in southwestern Europe. The province forms the southwestern part of the autonomous community of Galicia. It is bordered by the provinces of A Coruña, Lugo, and Ourense, the country of Portugal and the Atlantic Ocean.


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