Aguilar de Campo ( Spanish: Aguilar de Campoo ) - a settlement and municipality in Spain , is part of the province of Palencia as part of the autonomous community of Castile and Leon . The municipality is part of the Montania-Palentina district (mosquito). It covers an area of 236.56 km². The population is 7221 people (as of 2010 ). The distance to the provincial capital is 99 km.
|Aguilar de Campoo|
|Aguilar de campoo|
|Autonomous community||Castile and Leon|
|The mayor||Maria Jose Ortega Gomez |
2007 ( NPI )
|History and Geography|
|Timezone||UTC + 1 , in summer UTC + 2|
|Population||7,221 people ( 2010 )|
|Density||31 people / km²|
In 1255, Aguilar received the privileged status of a royal city. Then the monastery of Santa Maria la Real was built here, still considered the main attraction. Aguilar castle belonged to the lords, later the Marquises of Aguilar from the clan Manrique de Lara . Currently, the castle is ruined.