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Santander (Inglis /sɑːntɑːnˈdɛər/; Spaingie: [santanˈder]) is the caipital o the autonomous commonty an historical region o Cantabrie situatit on the north coast o Spain. Locatit east o Gijón an wast o Bilbao, the ceety haes a population o 178,465 (2013).

Santander
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Tap left: Assumption o the Virgin Mary Cathedral, Tap richt: Santander Ceety Haw in Calle de los Escalantes, Middle left: Palacete del Embarcadero, Middle richt: View o Sardinero Beach an Magdalena Palace, Bottom left: Cape Mayor Lichthoose, Bottom richt: View o a ferry leave frae Santander in Magdalena Peninsula
Banner o Santander
Banner
Coat o airms o Santander
Coat o airms
Location o Santander in Cantabrie.
Location o Santander in Cantabrie.
Santander is locatit in Spain
Santander
Santander
Location o Santander, Cantabrie, Spain
Coordinates: 43°27′46″N 3°48′18″W / 43.46278°N 3.80500°W / 43.46278; -3.80500Coordinates: 43°27′46″N 3°48′18″W / 43.46278°N 3.80500°W / 43.46278; -3.80500
Kintra Spain
Autonomous commonty Cantabrie
ProvinceCantabrie
ComarcaBay o Santander
Judicial destrictSantander
Foondit26 BC, as Portus Victoriae Iuliobrigensium 9 January 1755, granting the title of city
Govrenment
 • AlcaldeÍñigo de la Serna (2007) (PP)
Area
 • Total35 km2 (14 sq mi)
Elevation
15 m (49 ft)
Highest elevation
108 m (354 ft)
Lawest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2013)
 • Tot178,465
 • Density5,100/km2 (13,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Santanderino/a, santanderense, pejino/a, chani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
39001-39012
Offeecial leid(s)Spaingie
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid

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