Spain, the-beauty-of-nature, the constitutional monarchy of Europe is occupying the greater part of the Iberian Peninsula and surrounded by Bay of Biscay, France, Andorra from the north side, bounded on the east by Mediterranean Sea and on the south both by the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea.
Located in the continent of Europe, Spain covers 498,980 square kilometers of land and 6,390 square kilometers of water, making it the 52nd largest nation in the world with a total area of 505,370 square kilometers.
Spain was founded as a distinct and original nation in 1479. The population of Spain is 47,042,984 (2012) and the nation has a density of 94 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Spain is the Euro (EUR). As well, the people of Spain are refered to as Spanish.The dialing code for the country is 34 and the top level internet domain for Spanish sites is .es.Spain shares land borders with 5 countries: Morocco, Gibraltar, Andorra, France, Portugal.To learn more, visit our detailed Spain section.