Gondomar, Portugal

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Gondomar
Municipality
Igreja de Fanzeres
Igreja de Fanzeres
Flag of Gondomar
Flag
Coat of arms of Gondomar
Coat of arms
LocalGondomar.svg
Coordinates: 41°9′N 8°32′W / 41.150°N 8.533°W / 41.150; -8.533Coordinates: 41°9′N 8°32′W / 41.150°N 8.533°W / 41.150; -8.533
Country  Portugal
Region Norte
Subregion Grande Porto
Metropolitan area Porto
District Porto
Parishes 7
Government
 • President Marco Martins
Area
 • Total 131.86 km2 (50.91 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 168,027
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,300/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Website http://www.cm-gondomar.pt

Gondomar (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɡõduˈmaɾ]) is a municipality located in the east of Portugal's Porto Metropolitan Area. The population in 2011 was 168,027,[1] in an area of 131.86 km².[2] Gondomar's mayor is Marco Martins.

Gondomar is well known for its jewelry industry.

Demographics[edit]

Population of Gondomar Municipality (1801 – 2011)
1801 1849 1900 1930 1960 1981 1991 2001 2011
7 220 19 103 32 428 49 758 84 599 130 751 143 178 164 096 168 027

Cities and towns[edit]

Cities are:

Parishes[edit]

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 7 civil parishes (freguesias):[3]

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