Ares, Spain

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Ares
City council
Skyline of Ares
Coat of arms of Ares
Coat of arms
Ares is located in Spain
Ares
Ares
Location in Spain.
Coordinates: 43°25′40″N 8°14′30″W / 43.42778°N 8.24167°W / 43.42778; -8.24167
Country Spain
Autonomous community Galicia
Province A Coruña
Comarca Ferrol
Government
 • Mayor Julio Ignacio Iglesias Redondo
Area
 • Total 18.51 km2 (7.15 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 5,741
 • Density 310/km2 (800/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Aresanos
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CET (UTC+2)
Website Official website

Ares is a municipality in the autonomous community of Galicia in province of A Coruña in northwestern Spain. It is located in the comarca of Ferrol. It spans the coastal strip running from the entrance of the estuary of the Ferrol river to the port of Redes.

Once a year, Ares celebrates the Corpus Christi.

Economy[edit]

The economy is based on fishing, tourism and agriculture.