autonomous community of Spain, situated in the northwest part of the country
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The Principality of Asturias (Spanish: Principado de Asturias, Asturian: Principáu d'Asturies) is an autonomous community. It is in the kingdom of Spain or the former Kingdom of Asturias in the Middle Ages. It is on the Spanish north coast facing the Cantabrian Sea. The capital of the province is Oviedo. Gijón is the biggest city. There is an airport in Asturias, from where you can fly to a few places in Spain and in Europe. The region has borders with Galicia, León and Cantabria.
|Principado de Asturias (Spanish)|
Principáu d'Asturies (Asturian)
Principao d'Asturias (Galician-Asturian)
|Anthem: Asturias, patria querida (Spanish)|
"Asturias, beloved fatherland"
|Coordinates: 43°20′N 6°00′W / 43.333°N 6.000°WCoordinates: 43°20′N 6°00′W / 43.333°N 6.000°W|
|• Type||Devolved government in a constitutional monarchy|
|• Congress of Deputies||7 Deputies (of 350)|
|• Senate||6 Senators (of 265)|
|• Total||10,604 km2 (4,094 sq mi)|
|• Density||96/km2 (250/sq mi)|
|• Per capita||€24,400|
- ↑ "Cifras oficiales de población resultantes de la revisión del Padrón municipal a 1 de enero" (in Spanish). National Statistics Institute. Retrieved 10 January 2021.
- ↑ "Regional GDP per capita ranged from 31% to 626% of the EU average in 2017". ec.europa.eu.