Atlanticand located in the southwest of the province of
Cadiz, between the urban agglomerations of the Bay of Cadiz and Gibraltar.
The scope of the Janda Coast includes the municipalities of Barbate, Conil, Tarifa and Vejer de la Frontera, with an area of 914.4 km2. The coastline of the Janda has a population of 73,330 inhabitants, according to the census of 2007, which means a population density of 80.2 inhabitants per km2.
The coastline of the Janda noted for its important geostrategic location that gives it great importance from a territorial point of view, configured as a network support flow and connections between two continents, Europe and Africa, and between two seas, Atlantic and Mediterranean.
This territory is clearly influenced by the Laguna de la Janda (Barbate River Basin), an area of 1,546 km2 extending in the Midwest of the province of Cádiz in it forming a homogeneous from the point of view of geography, economic and social, but with internal singularities lend diversity.