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Printable Blank Map of Spain – Outline Map of Spain [PDF]

Are you looking for a blank map of Spain to help your students or kids learn about Spain? Or maybe you’re traveling and want to track your progress on a blank Spain map with cities? Either way, having access to a free outline map of Spain can be very useful.

On this page, you will find several Spain outline maps for free download. Click on the links below each map image to view, download, or print the PDF files. All our maps are available in A4 and A5 sizes. So, get your blank map of Spain now!

Outline Map of Spain

Spain is a country located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. It is the fourth largest country in Europe, covering an area of 195,363 square miles (505,990 km²). Spain has a population of 47 million, primarily ethnic Spaniards. 15% of the country’s population comprises immigrants from other European countries, Africa, and Latin America.

Spain uses the Euro and is part of the European Union, as you can see on our map of the EU. If you are teaching about Spain in the European context, check out our Europe map worksheets with fun and interactive activities!

Our first outline map of Spain shows only the country’s international borders. This printable Spain outline map is perfect for students just beginning to learn about this European country. Or, it might be used for advanced drawing or marking geographical features like rivers and mountains or even dialect areas.

Outline Map of Spain

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Also, draw in features like migrations throughout different periods of history. You can make your own historical version of this outline map of Span, visually explaining the identity of the Iberian peninsula.

Blank Map of Spain with Autonomous Communities

Our second map is a blank map of Spain with autonomous communities, showing the country’s internal borders. This map can be used to learn the geography and administrative divisions of Spain. Incorporate it into your class as part of an activity sheet or quiz!

There are three levels of administrative territories in Spain – autonomous communities, provinces, and municipalities.

Spain is divided into 17 autonomous communities and two autonomous cities, Ceuta and Melilla. Each “comunidad autónoma” has its own government, flag, and some even have their own language. However, some regions, like Catalonia, the Basque Country, and Navarre, possess more power than others, including the ability to collect their own taxes. These regions have distinct cultures and languages, sometimes expressing a desire for greater independence or self-government.

Blank Map of Spain with Autonomous Communities

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To accompany the above map, the autonomous communities are listed below in order of largest to smallest population size. The information was sourced from the Spanish National Institute of Statistics in 2021 and is rounded to the nearest thousand.

  1. Andalucia – 8,432,000
  2. Catalonia – 7,804,000
  3. Community of Madrid – 6,766,000
  4. Valencia – 5,804,000
  5. Galicia – 2,701,000
  6. Castilla y León – 2,407,000
  7. Canary Islands – 2,207,000
  8. Basque Country – 2,181,000
  9. Castilla-La Mancha – 2,012,000
  10. Region of Murcia – 1,509,000
  11. Aragón – 1,312,000
  12. Balearic Islands – 1,193,000
  13. Extremadura – 1,058,000
  14. Asturias – 1,006,000
  15. Navarre – 654,000
  16. Cantabria – 582,000
  17. La Rioja – 316,000

Where is Spain on a Map?

See where Spain is located within the context of the European and African continents. The following Spain outline map shows the country in its geographic context, as well as its neighboring countries and the Mediterranean Sea. It was created with MapChart.

Location of Spain on a Map of Europe

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Spain is found in the Central European time zone (UTC+1). It is located in the south of continental Europe, in the Northern hemisphere. The coordinates of Madrid, the capital of Spain, on a map are 40° N and 3° W.

The following Spain map highlights neighboring countries as well as seas and oceans around the country.

Spain Map Outline with Neighboring Countries

If you want to study the region’s geography, our blank map of Spain with neighboring countries is a great resource. It shows Spain’s borders, the surrounding countries, the Balearic Islands, and the Canary Islands. These two groups of islands are also part of Spain.

Spain belongs to the Iberian Peninsula, along with its neighboring countries. The Iberian peninsula borders the Atlantic Ocean as well as the Mediterranean Sea.

Blank Map of Spain with Neighboring Countries

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Spain is bordered by France, Portugal, Andorra, Gibraltar, and Morocco (via the Spanish enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla).

The Iberian Peninsula is a vibrant region shaped by centuries of cultural, historical, and linguistic influences. France, Spain, Andorra, and Portugal share many similarities. They share a root in the romance languages and their history of colonizing and exploring the “New World”, leaving their traces of culture around the globe.

The following Spain outline maps include symbols for capitals as well as cities.

Blank Spain Map with Capitals

Our blank map of Spain with capitals is a great tool to study political geography; you can draw in where historical events have happened! This Spain map refers to the location of each of the autonomous community capitals and the country capital, Madrid.

Blank Map of Spain with Capitals

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Here are the names of the capitals of the 17 autonomous communities of Spain, the communities are in brackets:

  • Seville (autonomous community: Andalusia)
  • Zaragoza (Aragón)
  • Oviedo (Asturias)
  • Palma (Balearic Islands)
  • Vitoria-Gasteiz (Basque Country)
  • Santa Cruz de Tenerife (and Las Palmas de Gran Canaria) (Canary Islands)
  • Santander (Cantabria)
  • Valladolid (Castile and León)
  • Toledo (Castilla-La Mancha)
  • Barcelona (Catalonia)
  • Mérida (Extremadura)
  • Santiago de Compostela (Galicia)
  • Logroño (La Rioja)
  • Madrid (Madrid)
  • Murcia (Murcia)
  • Pamplona (Navarre)
  • Valencia (Valencia)

How about you accompany your Spain blank map with labeled cities of Spain map? All of the maps on this page and our site are available for free in two sizes in PDF format, either to print or download.

Blank Spain Map with Cities

The following is a blank Spain map with cities. Below the map is a brief description of the most famous cities.

Blank Map of Spain with Cities

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Madrid is the capital city of Spain, and it is the country’s political, economic, and cultural center. Here is the Royal Palace and the Prado Museum.

Barcelona is the country’s second-largest city, located in the Catalonia region. The city has two official languages: Catalan and Spanish. It is an international, world city.

Valencia is the third largest city and a major port on the Mediterranean Sea and northwest coast. It is known as an innovative city with its city of Arts and Science complex.

Seville is located in the southern region of Andalusia and is one of Spain’s most historic cities, it truly represents the authentic character of the country as it has preserved its culture.

Bilbao is located in the Basque Country of northern Spain. It has a distinctive identity from other Spanish cities expressed through its language and development. Once an industrial stronghold, it has transformed into a modern, culture-focused city.

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