Where is Madrid, Spain?

Madrid is the capital and most populous and largest city of Spain, is located almost in the center of the country.

Location Map of Madrid

Where is Madrid, Spain
About Map: The map showing location of Madrid in the Spain.

Where is Madrid Located?

Madrid is located on the Manzanares River in the central part of Spain. Madrid is the capital and largest city of Spain. Madrid is considered as global city because of its significance of political affairs, education, media, entertainment, fashion, and science influences.

Furthermore, in terms of absolute GDP, Madrid has listed as the 23rd richest city in the world and 3rd richest in Europe. It is a main centre for international business and commerce in Spain.

In addition, Madrid is one of the most preferred tourist destinations in Europe. The important tourists’ attractions in Madrid are Royal Palace, the Buen Retiro park, founded in 1631, the Teatro Real (Royal theatre) with its restored 1850 Opera House, an archaeological museum, the 19th-century National Library building, and art museums.

Facts about Madrid, Spain

LocationCentral region of Spain
RegionCommunity of Madrid
Autonomous communityCommunity of Madrid
Madrid Coordinates40°25′N 3°43′W
Madrid Founded in9th century
Area of Madrid604.31 km2 (233.33 sq mi)
Highest elevation667 m (2,188 ft)
Madrid Population (2019)3,223,334
Madrid Time zoneUTC+1 (CET), UTC+2 (CEST)
Madrid Postal code28001-28080
Madrid Area code(s)#ERROR!
Madrid ClimateMediterranean
Madrid languageCatalan and Spanish
Madrid Metro Railthe rapid transit system
Madrid AirportMadrid-Barajas Airport
Madrid Websitemadrid.es

Places to See in Madrid, Spain?

Plaza MayorTemple of DebodEl RastroParque Warner MadridNeptune Fountain
Museo Nacional del PradoThyssen-Bornemisza MuseumSantiago Bernabéu StadiumNational ArchaeologicalPlaza de España
Royal Palace of MadridMercado de San MiguelPlaza de EspañaMadrid Río ParkEl Capricho Park
El Retiro ParkPlaza de CibelesReal Jardín BotánicoSabatini GardensBasilica of San Francisco el Grande
Puerta del SolCatedral de la AlmudenaPlaza de Santa AnaCasa de CampoCírculo de Bellas Artes
Gran Vía, MadridPalacio de CristalPlaza de Toros de Las VentasParque de Atracciones deMatadero Madrid
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte ReinaPuerta de AlcaláMadrid Zoo AquariumCampo del MoroParque del Oeste
Updated On: January 26, 2022