Orihuela maintains the largest British population in Spain


Britons account for one in eight of the registered population of Orihuela (12.4%), with a total of 10,498 UK citizens on the municipal register (padrón).

Still the largest British community in Spain, they are among 117 different nationalities which make up 35.69% of the municipality’s 84,568 inhabitants – although the number of Britons fell by 379 in 2020.

Full report in Friday’s Costa Blanca News

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