|Autonomous community||Castilla-La Mancha|
|o Total||296.41 km2 (114.44 sq mi)|
|Elevation||920 m (3,020 ft)|
|o Density||8.1/km2 (21/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|o Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
In 1710 a hard-fought battle took place in the township between Lord Stanhope's troops and the Franco-Spanish army during the War of the Spanish Succession. The town was also the scenario of violent battles during the Battle of Guadalajara in the Spanish Civil War.