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A Coruña
Municipality
Coat of arms of A Coruña
Coat of arms
Nickname(s): A Cidade de Cristal (The Glass City)
Motto: A Coruña, a cidade onde ninguén é forasteiro
(A Coruña, the city where nobody is an outsider
Location of the municipality of A Coruña within Galicia
Location of the municipality of A Coruña within Galicia
Country Spain
Autonomous
community
Galicia
Province A Coruña
Comarca A Coruña
Area
 • Municipality 37.83 km2 (14.61 sq mi)
Population (2008)INE
 • Municipality 246,056
 • Density 6,613/km2 (17,130/sq mi)
 • Metro 419,800
Demonym(s) Corunnan
coruñés-esa  (es / gl)
Time zone CET (GMT +1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (GMT +2) (UTC)
Postcode 15001-15011
Area code(s) +34 981
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A Coruña is a city on the north coast of Spain. It is a municipality of Galicia, Spain, and the second-largest city in Galicia. It is the 17th largest city in Spain.

The city is the capital of A Coruña Province, and was the political capital of the Kingdom of Galicia.



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