Living in Huércal-Overa

Huércal-Overa is certainly a perfect setting for family life due to: its strategical location, one hour from Almería and Murcia, its mild mediterranean weather and because it offers all the services from a large city but in the quiet frame of a rural area. Here in Huércal-Overa you count with all the administration, health, sports, and social services you need in your daily life.

Instalaciones sanitarias

Head of the Judicial District and official bodies´ headquarters

  • Judicial District of Almeria´s prosecution office.
  • Levante area district of Almeria´s Institute of Forensic Medicine.
  • Territorial services of the Ministry of Finance
  • Territorial services of the Ministry of Health and Social Security
  • Territorial services of the Junta de Andalucia´s Employment Counseling
  • Territorial services of the Ministry of Agriculture
  • Provincial office of tax management and collection
  • Commander of the Civil Guard
  • Branch of Almería´s Chamber of Commerce

instalaciones deportivas

First class social and sanitary services

  • La Inmaculada Regional Hospital, one of Andalucia´s most modern hospitals, serves 180,000 inhabitants
  • Five Health Centers
  • Two residences for Geriatric care
  • Mental Health Unit and Day Hospital
  • Advanced Diagnosis and Radiology clinic (Cemediav)
  • Early care center.

deportes Huércal-Overa

Sport facilities

  • Municipal sport pavilion
  • First class sport center with indoor pool and outdoor olympic pool
  • Municipal sport center
  • Football field, paddle, tennis, and squash courts
  • Bio-healthy parks all over the town
  • Remote control cars circuit, and minorities´ sports center
  • 12 hiking trails.
  • Cycle lane and 17 Km Green route
  • Nine golf courses within 45 Km.

centros educativos


  • Distance Learning National University (UNED).
  • Official Languages School
  • Guadalinfo Center: Information and Communication technologies
  • Two bilingual High schools: Cura Valera and Albujaira
  • Adults school and night school
  • Six primary schools and a rural school.
  • Seven nurseries.

Cultural Investment

  • Castle, Theater, Cinema, Library, Municipal Music school, Water Museum, 34 dayrooms
  • Ambitious yearly cultural planning to encourage the performing arts as well as concerts, opera, ballet, etc.


Service to the public

  • Municipal service´s center for the citizens.
  • Youth center
  • Women center.
  • Driving license´s examination center
  • Camping and campervans parking lot.

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