Frades, Galicia

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Concello de Frades
Official seal of Concello de Frades
Seal
Nickname(s): Frades
Location of Frades within Galicia
Location of Frades within Galicia
Coordinates: 43°2′24″N 8°16′38″W / 43.04000°N 8.27722°W / 43.04000; -8.27722Coordinates: 43°2′24″N 8°16′38″W / 43.04000°N 8.27722°W / 43.04000; -8.27722
Country Spain
Province A Coruña
Area
 • Total 81.61 km2 (31.51 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 2,920
 • Density 35.78/km2 (92.7/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Frades is a municipality of northwestern Spain in the province of A Coruña, in the autonomous community of Galicia. It belongs to the comarca of Órdenes. Frades is situated in the central zone of the province. One of the most popular sites in Frades is the Aiazo village and its parklands next to the Tambre river.