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Teruel Province
Province
The Sierra Carrascosa with the Guerrero Romano rock formation near Bordón
The Sierra Carrascosa with the Guerrero Romano rock formation near Bordón
Flag of Teruel Province
Flag
Coat of arms of Teruel Province
Coat of arms
Map of Spain with Teruel Province highlighted
Map of Spain with Teruel Province highlighted
Country Spain
Autonomous community Aragon Aragon
Area
 • Total 14,809 km2 (5,718 sq mi)
Area rank Ranked 10
  2.93% of Spain
Population (2018)
 • Total 134,572
 • Rank Ranked 49
 • Density 9.0872/km2 (23.5357/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Turolense
Languages Spanish, Catalan(not official)

Teruel (Catalan Terol [təˈɾɔl]) is a province of Aragon, in the northeast of Spain. The capital is Teruel.

It is bordered by the provinces of Tarragona, Castellón, Valencia (including its exclave Rincón de Ademuz), Cuenca, Guadalajara, and Zaragoza.

The area of the province is 14,809 km². Its population is 134,572 (2018), of whom about a quarter live in the capital, and its population density is 9.36/km².

The main language throughout the province is Spanish (with official status), although Catalan is spoken in a northeastern area bordering Catalonia.

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