Arganil

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Arganil
Municipality
Flag of Arganil
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Coat of arms of Arganil
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Coordinates: 40°13′N 8°03′W / 40.217°N 8.050°W / 40.217; -8.050Coordinates: 40°13′N 8°03′W / 40.217°N 8.050°W / 40.217; -8.050
Country  Portugal
Region Centro
Subregion Pinhal Interior Norte
Intermunic. comm. Região de Coimbra
District Coimbra
Parishes 14
Government
 • President Ricardo Alves (PSD)
Area
 • Total 332.84 km2 (128.51 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 12,145
 • Density 36/km2 (95/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Website www.cm-arganil.pt

Arganil (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɐɾɣɐˈniɫ]) is a municipality in Coimbra District in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 12,145,[1] in an area of 332.84 km².[2]

The present mayor is Ricardo João Pereira Alves, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is September 7.

Parishes[edit]

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 14 civil parishes (freguesias):[3]

  • Arganil
  • Benfeita
  • Celavisa
  • Cepos e Teixeira
  • Cerdeira e Moura da Serra
  • Coja e Barril de Alva
  • Folques
  • Piódão
  • Pomares
  • Pombeiro da Beira
  • São Martinho da Cortiça
  • Sarzedo
  • Secarias
  • Vila Cova de Alva e Anseriz

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