Somió

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Somió
Parish
Flag of Somió
Flag
Country Spain
Autonomous community Asturias
Province Asturias
Municipality Gijón
Population (2016)
 • Total 7,307

Somió is a parish (parroquia rural in Spanish) of the municipality of Gijón / Xixón, in Asturias, Spain.

Civil parishes are the legal subdivisions of the municipalities under the current statute of autonomy of Asturias.[1]

Its population was 6,800 in 2001 and 7,441 in 2012.

Somió is a coastal and residential district which borders the municipality of Villaviciosa in the east.

Neighborhoods and places[edit]

Somió nowadays includes 10 neighborhoods (see map), and some other remarkable places. That's the reason for the flag of Somió to have a 10-pointed star.

Candenal
Les Caseríes
La Corolla
  • El Molín de Viento
Fontanía
  • La Guía
Foxanes
  • El Cruceru
Fuexo
La Pipa
  • El Curiosu
  • Moriyón
El Pisón
  • La Iría
La Redonda
  • Villamanín
San Llorienzo
  • El Monte
  • La Providencia

Beaches[edit]

Within the district, there are the following beaches:

  • La Ñora
  • Estaño
  • Serín
  • Peñarrubia (nude beach)
  • El Rinconín

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