Abrucena is a Spanish municipality in the province of Almería, Andalusia. Is located on the northern slope of Sierra Nevada, in the county of Los Filabres-Taverns and 41 km. the provincial capital, Almería. In 2011 it had 1,391 inhabitants. Its surface area is 83.68 km ² and has a density of 16.62 inhabitants / km ².