Palma de Mallorca

Palma, unofficially known as Palma de Mallorca[3] (/ˈpɑːlmə/ or /ˈpɑːmə/,[citation needed] Catalan: [ˈpalmə], Spanish: [ˈpalma]), is the capital and largest city of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands in Spain.[4] It is situated on the south coast of Mallorca on the Bay of Palma. The Cabrera Archipelago, though widely separated from Palma proper, is administratively considered part of the municipality. As of 2018, Palma Airport serves over 29 million passengers per year.

Palma
From upper left: Railway of Sóller, Palma City Hall, Palma from Bellver Castle, Bellver Castle, Cathedral
Nickname(s): 
Ciutat de Mallorca (commonly shortened to Ciutat)
Palma shown within Mallorca
Palma
Palma shown within Spain
Palma
Palma (Balearic Islands)
Palma
Palma (Spain)
Coordinates: 39°34′N 2°39′E
Country Spain
Autonomous community Balearic Islands
Province Balearic Islands
Island Majorca
ComarcaPalma
Judicial districtPalma
Founded124 BC
Administrative HQPalma
Government
  TypeMunicipal corporation
  BodyAjuntament de Palma
  MayorJosé Hila (PSOE)
Area
  City and Municipality208.63 km2 (80.55 sq mi)
Elevation
13 m (43 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
  City and Municipality409,661
  Density2,000/km2 (5,100/sq mi)
  Urban
550,000[2]
Demonym(s)palmesà, -ana (ca)
palmesano, -na (es)
Time zoneUTC+1 (Central European Time)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code
070XX
Dialing code971
Websitewww.palma.cat