Arzúa

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Concello de Arzúa
municipality
Coat of arms of Concello de Arzúa
Coat of arms
Location of Arzúa within Galicia
Location of Arzúa within Galicia
Parroquias Santa María de Arzúa, Santiago de Arzúa, Boente, Brandeso, Branzá, Burres, Calvos de Sobrecamiño, O Campo, Castañeda, Dodro, Dombodán, Figueiroa, Lema, Maroxo, A Mella, Oíns, Pantiñobre, Rendal, Tronceda, Viladavil, Vilantime & Viñós
Area
 • Total 155.89 km2 (60.19 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 6,315 (INE)
 • Density 40.64/km2 (105.3/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CET (UTC+2)
Website Concello de Arzúa

Arzúa (Spanish pronunciation: [arˈθu.a]) is a municipality in the autonomous community of Galicia in the province of A Coruña in northwestern Spain. It has an area of 155.89 km², a population of 6,315 (2012 estimate), and a population density of 40.64 people/km². It is one of the Galician municipalities with more cows per capita rate in Galicia.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1900 9,036 —    
1930 8,743 −3.2%
1950 10,754 +23.0%
1981 7,377 −31.4%
2012 6,315 −14.4%
Source: Article in Spanish and Galician


Coordinates: 42°53′N 8°11′W / 42.883°N 8.183°W / 42.883; -8.183