Benavente ( Spanish: Benavente ) - a city and municipality in Spain , is part of the province of Zamora as part of the autonomous community of Castile and Leon . The municipality is part of the district (mosquitoes) of Benavente i Los Valles . It covers an area of 45 km². The population is 19,100 people (as of 2010 ). The distance to the provincial administrative center is 65 km.
|Autonomous community||Castile and Leon|
|Area||Benavente y Los Valles|
|The mayor||Saturnino Manyanes |
2007 ( NPI )
|History and Geography|
|Timezone||UTC + 1 , in summer UTC + 2|
|Population||19 100 people ( 2010 )|
The city was founded in 1167 and until the XIX century belonged to the Dukes of Benavente of the Pimentel family.
- Benavent (Spanish) // Brockhaus and Efron Encyclopedic Dictionary : in 86 volumes (82 volumes and 4 additional). - SPb. , 1890-1907.