Ariza, Zaragoza

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Ariza
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Ariza is located in Spain
Ariza
Ariza
Coordinates: 41°18′47″N 2°3′8″W / 41.31306°N 2.05222°W / 41.31306; -2.05222
Country Spain
Autonomous community Aragon
Province Zaragoza
Comarca Comunidad de Calatayud
Government
 • Mayor Carlos María Tomás Navarro
Area
 • Total 103 km2 (40 sq mi)
Elevation 763 m (2,503 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 1,267
 • Density 12/km2 (32/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website Official website

Ariza is a municipality in the province of Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain. It is located in the Almazán basin, near the western boundary of Aragon, 142 km from Zaragoza.

Ariza is located 763 metres above sea level on the left bank of the Jalón river, is the city gate of Castile, which was long in dispute between Castile and Aragon.

The population is 1267 inhabitants, although it increases in summer and holidays due to tourism.