Jaén is a city in south-central Spain. The name is most likely derived from the Roman name Villa Gaiena, which the Arabs called Jayyān. It is the capital of the province of Jaén, and is located in the autonomous community of Andalusia.
The inhabitants of the city are known as Jiennenses. Its population is 116,731, about one-sixth of the population of the province. Recently Jaén has had a great increase in cultural tourism, having received 604,523 tourists along the year 2015, 10% more than in 2014.
The city is also known as the World Capital of Olive Oil, because it is the biggest producer of the oil, known by locals as liquid gold.
Address 1 Calle de Baeza, Jaén 23008, Spain
Coordinates 37°46'22.389" N -3°47'17.984" E