Official Name: Reina de Espaņa (Kingdom Of Spain)
Area: 194,884 sq mi (504,782 sq km)
Comparative Area: 1 1/4 time larger than California
slightly more than twice the size of the UK
Capital City: Madrid (since 1561)
Latitude and Longitude: 40 25 00 N, 003 43 00 W
Est. Population: 40,280,780 (July 2004)
Official Language: Castilian
Terrain: large, flat to dissected plateau surrounded by rugged hills;
Pyrenees in north
Currency: Euro (EUR)
No. Bird Species: 557  (0 Endemics)