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Concello de Corcubión
Official seal of Concello de Corcubión
Nickname(s): Corcubión
Location of Corcubión within Galicia
Location of Corcubión within Galicia
 • Total 6.58 km2 (2.54 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 1,964 (INE)
 • Density 298.48/km2 (773.1/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CET (UTC+2)

Corcubión, or Corcubiom in the AGAL orthography of the Galician language, is a municipality of northwestern Spain in the Province of A Coruña, in the autonomous community of Galicia. The local government of the municipality was the first public institution to officially use the AGAL norm of the Galician language according to the Reintegrationism ideas, as seen in its website, offering options for "Galician" (NOMIGa) and "Galician-Portuguese" (AGAL), as well as English and Spanish.

It is located on the river with the same name.

view from the promenade


Corcubión belonged to the county of Traba, but later passed into the hands of the Count of Altamira.


From:INE Archiv


Official Website City Council of Corcubion

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