Figueiró dos Vinhos

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Figueiró dos Vinhos
Municipality
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Coordinates: 39°54′N 8°16′W / 39.900°N 8.267°W / 39.900; -8.267Coordinates: 39°54′N 8°16′W / 39.900°N 8.267°W / 39.900; -8.267
Country  Portugal
Region Centro
Subregion Pinhal Interior Norte
Intermunic. comm. Região de Leiria
District Leiria
Government
 • President Rui Almeida Silva (PSD)
Area
 • Total 173.44 km2 (66.97 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 6,169
 • Density 36/km2 (92/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Website http://www.cm-figueirodosvinhos.pt

Figueiró dos Vinhos (Portuguese pronunciation: [fiɣɐjˈɾɔ ðuʒ ˈviɲuʃ]) is a municipality in Leiria District in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 6,169,[1] in an area of 173.44 km².[2]

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 (1801–2011)
1801 1849 1900 1930 1960 1981 1991 2001 2004 2011
2430 5068 9702 10699 11545 8754 8012 7352 7080 6169

Parishes[edit]

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 4 civil parishes (freguesias):[3]

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

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