House of 2+1 Bedrooms
Social Zone with 50,00 m2
Arrifes is a Portuguese parish in the municipality of Ponta Delgada, with 25.27 km² of area, 7,086 inhabitants (2011) and population density of 280.4 inhabitants/km².
It is the largest parish in the area of the municipality of Ponta Delgada and the second largest in the Azores.
It is organized by three parishes: the spring Piety, the west Health and the middle Career of Miracles.
The main activity is agriculture, being this parish, the largest dairy basin in the Azores.
In this area are also dairy and dairy factories.
In addition to agriculture, the land produces, on a much smaller scale than in the past, corn, beetroot, potatoes, beans, fava beans, chicory and tobacco. There is also a flower shop, with the name "Quinta das Estrelícias".
The inhabitants of the Arrifes are also dedicated to trade and industry.
In industries with the highest incidence, there are civil construction and metallurgical industries.