It is placed to an altitude of 585 meters and up to 80 kilometers of the capital of the province, Cordova. It is understood inside the set of peoples that they compose the region of The Pedroches, placed in the geographical heart of the same one. Villaralto possesses a municipal area an extension of 23 km2, bordering on the terms of The Appearance, Hinojosa of the Duke, Alcaracejos, Two Towers and Villanueva of the Duke. The most known holiday is the pilgrimage of the Divine Shepherdess who is celebrated on the banks of the Guadamatilla on the first Sunday of May. The economy is based on the ranching, the agriculture, some industries and different establishments.
His more emblematic building is San's Pedro parish Apostle, with three ships and tower of the 18th century.