Figueiró dos Vinhos Municipality

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Figueiró dos Vinhos
Municipality
Flag of Figueiró dos Vinhos
Flag
Coat of arms of Figueiró dos Vinhos
Coat of arms
Location in Portugal
Location in Portugal
Country  Portugal
District/A.R. Leiria
Government
 • Mayor Rui Almeida Silva (PSD)
Area
 • Total 173.4 km2 (67.0 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 7,080
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Parishes (no.) 5
Municipal holiday John the Baptist
June 6
Website http://www.cm-figueirodosvinhos.pt

Figueiró dos Vinhos (Portuguese pronunciation: [fiɣɐjˈɾɔ ðuʒ ˈviɲuʃ]) is a municipality in Portugal with a total area of 173.4 km² and a total population of 7,080 inhabitants.

The municipality is composed of 5 parishes, and is located in Leiria District.

The present Mayor is Rui Almeida Silva, elected by the Social Democratic Party.

The municipal holiday is the Saint John's day on June 24.

In the municipality there is a small village called: "Casal de São Simão" Site: http://www.casaldesaosimao.com.

Demographics[edit]

Population of Figueiró dos Vinhos Municipality (1801–2004)
1801 1849 1900 1930 1960 1981 1991 2001 2004
2430 5068 9702 10699 11545 8754 8012 7352 7080

Parishes[edit]

  • Aguda
  • Arega
  • Bairradas
  • Campelo
  • Figueiró dos Vinhos

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°54′N 8°16′W / 39.900°N 8.267°W / 39.900; -8.267