Castelo de Vide

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Castelo de Vide
Municipality
Flag of Castelo de Vide
Flag
Coat of arms of Castelo de Vide
Coat of arms
Location in Portugal
Location in Portugal
Coordinates: 39°20′N 7°31′W / 39.333°N 7.517°W / 39.333; -7.517Coordinates: 39°20′N 7°31′W / 39.333°N 7.517°W / 39.333; -7.517
Country  Portugal
District/A.R. Portalegre
Government
 • Mayor António Ribeiro (PSD)
Area
 • Total 264.9 km2 (102.3 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 3,780
 • Density 14/km2 (40/sq mi)
Parishes (no.) 4
Municipal holiday Easter Monday
date varies
Website http://www.cm-castelo-vide.pt

Castelo de Vide (Portuguese pronunciation: [kɐʃˈtɛlu ðɨ ˈvið(ɨ)]) is a municipality in Portugal with a total area of 264.9 km² and a total population of 3,780 inhabitants.

The municipality is located by the Serra de São Mamede in Portalegre District.

The present Mayor is António Manuel Grincho Ribeiro, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is Easter Monday.

View of Castelo de Vide.

Demographics[edit]

Population of Castelo de Vide Municipality (1801 – 2004)
1801 1849 1900 1930 1960 1981 1991 2001 2004
7 006 6 031 6 614 6 837 6 538 4 187 4 145 3 872 3 780

Parishes[edit]

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 4 civil parishes (freguesias):[1]

  • Nossa Senhora da Graça de Póvoa e Meadas
  • Santa Maria da Devesa
  • Santiago Maior
  • São João Baptista

References[edit]

  1. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, page 552 35" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 20 July 2014. 

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