Riosa is a municipality and parish (administrative division) in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is situated in the central mountains of Asturias. Its capital is La Vega.

Riosa
Flag of Riosa
Coat of arms of Riosa
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Riosa is located in Spain
Riosa
Riosa
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 43°12′N 5°54′W / 43.200°N 5.900°W / 43.200; -5.900
Country Spain
Autonomous community Asturias
ProvinceAsturias
ComarcaOviedo
CapitalLa Vega
Government
 • AlcaldeJosé Antonio Muñiz Álvarez (PSOE)
Area
 • Total46.49 km2 (17.95 sq mi)
Highest elevation
1,773 m (5,817 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total1,933
 • Density42/km2 (110/sq mi)
Demonym(s)riosano/a
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
33160

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.