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Ajalvir
—  Municipality  —
Villa de Ajalvir

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Ajalvir is located in Spain
Ajalvir
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 40°32′N 3°28′W / 40.533°N 3.467°W / 40.533; -3.467Coordinates: 40°32′N 3°28′W / 40.533°N 3.467°W / 40.533; -3.467
Country  Spain
Autonomous community Madrid
Province Madrid
Comarca Comarca de Alcalá
Judicial district Torrejón de Ardoz
Government
 - Alcalde Antonio Martín Méndez (2007) (PP)
Area
 - Total 19.62 km2 (7.6 sq mi)
Elevation 647 m (2,123 ft)
Lowest elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (2008)
 - Total 3,558
 - Density 181.3/km2 (469.7/sq mi)
 - Demonym Ajalvireño, ña
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 - Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 28864
Official language(s)
Website Official website

Ajalvir is a town and municipality in the Community of Madrid in Spain, located 26 kilometers north of Madrid and 12 kilometers from Alcalá de Henares.

The name Ajalvir is believed to have derived from the arabic al-jalaoui, meaning isolated, separated.

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