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Title: Proaza  
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Subject: Oviedo (comarca), Santo Adriano, Grado, Asturias, List of municipalities in Asturias by area, List of municipalities in Asturias by population
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Town Hall
Town Hall
Coat of arms of Proaza
Coat of arms
Proaza is located in Spain
Location in Spain
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Asturias
Province Asturias
Comarca Oviedo
Judicial district Grado
Capital Proaza
 • Alcalde Ramón Fernández García (PSOE)
 • Total 76.79 km2 (29.65 sq mi)
Highest elevation 1,489 m (4,885 ft)
 • Total 795
 • Density 10/km2 (27/sq mi)
Demonym(s) proacín, proacina
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 33112 and 33114

Proaza is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is bordered on the north by Santo Adriano and Grado, on the south by Teverga and Quirós, on the west by Yernes y Tameza and Teverga, and on the east by Quirós.


The capital of the municipality of Proaza is the parish with the same name. It is 4.84 km2 (1.87 sq mi) in size, with a population of 347 (INE 2005).

External links

  • Federación Asturiana de Concejos (Spanish)
  • Concejo de Proaza, informacion de turismo (Spanish)

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