La Romana Map, Guide and Property

Useful La Romana map, and guide to the town in Spain.

Location Map for La Romana Alicante Spain

La Romana Map: Above you can view a location map for La Romana, a small town located to the west of Novelda in the Alicante province of the Costa Blanca, Spain.

La Romana: Located in the Vinalopo Medio distict of Alicante, La Romana is a small town and municipality located some 40 kilometres from Alicante city. It has a population of around 2,467, and was first recorded as a settlement in 1449, when it was part of the Barony of Novelda.

The first Marquis of Romana was appointed in 1739 by Felipe V, and by the end of the 18th century the village comprised a few scattered houses and farms, by 1854 the village proper had 25 houses with others in the environs.

La Romana has been an independent municipality since 1929, when it parted company with Novelda, the village was owned by the Marquis of Romana until 1930 when it was sold to the local farmers and tenants.

Nearby Places: Pinoso - Elda - Novelda - Aspe - Hondon de los Frailes - Hondon Valley

Related: Orihuela Costa - Alicante - Murcia - Orihuela - Ciudad Quesada - Cartagena

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