Twentieth century

The city of Almeria has undergone many important changes during the twentieth century has ended with the horizontal and quiet city. It has given way to large buildings in the historical center that has marred its traditional image. He has also been a growth beyond the road round, reaching the Vega de Here and Andarax River.

In the first phase of the century and until 1939 passing the war period, little progress and many difficulties. Emigration and lack of future projects was what he had. Although ideologically representative neighborhoods like Ciudad Jardin, San Roque or Devastated Regions. During the 60 reality changes. The almeriense economic miracle thanks to the spread of sandblasted and intensive agriculture under plastic in the west allowed convert the old desert into a garden.