Alcobaça Municipality

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Alcobaça
Municipality
Flag of Alcobaça
Flag
Coat of arms of Alcobaça
Coat of arms
Location in Portugal
Location in Portugal
Coordinates: 39°33′N 8°59′W / 39.550°N 8.983°W / 39.550; -8.983Coordinates: 39°33′N 8°59′W / 39.550°N 8.983°W / 39.550; -8.983
Country  Portugal
Region Centro
Subregion Oeste
District/A.R. Leiria
Government
 • Mayor Paulo Inácio (PSD)
Area
 • Total 408.1 km2 (157.6 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 55,269
 • Density 135/km2 (350/sq mi)
Parishes (no.) 13
Municipal holiday Saint Bernard
August 20
Website http://www.cm-alcobaca.pt/

Alcobaça Municipality contains the city of Alcobaça. It is located in Oeste Subregion, region Centro in Portugal, formerly included in the Estremadura Province

The municipality has a total population of 55,269 inhabitants and a total area of 408.1 km². The city itself has a population of 15,800 inhabitants.[1]

Parishes[edit]

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 13 civil parishes (freguesias):[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] Mail post reference of Portugal
  2. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, page 552 7" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 16 July 2014.