Ames, A Coruña

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Concello de Ames
Municipality
Official seal of Concello de Ames
Seal
Situation of Ames within Galicia
Situation of Ames within Galicia
Coordinates: 42°54′N 8°38′W / 42.900°N 8.633°W / 42.900; -8.633Coordinates: 42°54′N 8°38′W / 42.900°N 8.633°W / 42.900; -8.633
Parroquias 11
Government
 • Alcalde (Mayor) Santiago Amor (Partido Popular)
Area
 • Total 80.55 km2 (31.10 sq mi)
Population (2004 INE)
 • Total 20,840
 • Density 260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CET (UTC+2)

Ames is a municipality of the autonomous community of Galicia, Spain in the province of A Coruña with an area of 80.55 square kilometres (31.10 sq mi), population of 26,983 inhabitants (INE, 2009) and a density of 258.72 per square kilometre (670.1/sq mi). It belongs to the comarca of Santiago de Compostela.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1900 7,097 —    
1930 7,602 +7.1%
1950 9,425 +24.0%
1981 9,527 +1.1%
2004 20,840 +118.7%

Parroquias[edit]

  • Agrón(San Lourenzo)
  • Ameixenda (Santa María)
  • Ames (Santo Tomé)
  • Biduído (Santa María)
  • Bugallido (San Pedro)
  • Covas (San Estebo)
  • Lens (San Paio)
  • Milladoiro (Santa María)
  • Ortoño (San Xoán)
  • Piñeiro (San Mamede)
  • Tapia (San Cristovo)
  • Trasmonte (Santa María)

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