Faro Municipality

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Faro
Municipality
Panoramic view of Faro.
Panoramic view of Faro.
Flag of Faro
Flag
Coat of arms of Faro
Coat of arms
Location in Portugal
Location in Portugal
Coordinates: 37°02′N 7°55′W / 37.033°N 7.917°W / 37.033; -7.917Coordinates: 37°02′N 7°55′W / 37.033°N 7.917°W / 37.033; -7.917
Country  Portugal
Region Algarve
Subregion Algarve
District/A.R. Faro
Government
 • Mayor Rogério Bacalhau (PSD)
Area
 • Total 201.6 km2 (77.8 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 58,305
 • Density 289/km2 (750/sq mi)
Parishes (no.) 6
Municipal holiday
September 7
Website http://www.cm-faro.pt

Faro Municipality is located in the Faro District of the Algarve region, in southernmost Portugal

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The City of Faro is the municiple seat, and Faro District's cultural center.

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