Médio Tejo

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Map showing the location of the Médio Tejo intermunicipal community (in light blue)
Map showing the location of the Médio Tejo subregion

The Comunidade Intermunicipal do Médio Tejo is an administrative division in Portugal. It was created in December 2008, replacing the former Comunidade Urbane do Médio Tejo created in 2004.[1] It takes its name from the river Tagus. The seat of the intermunicipal community is Tomar. Médio Tejo comprises parts of the former districts of Santarém and Castelo Branco. The population in 2011 was 247,331,[2] in an area of 3,344.31 km².[3]

Médio Tejo is also a NUTS3 subregion of Centro Region. The subregion Médio Tejo covers the same area as the intermunicipal community, but excluding the municipalities Mação, Sertã and Vila de Rei. As of 2011, the subregion had a population of 220,661[2] and a total area of 2,306 km².[3]


The CIM Médio Tejo is composed of 13 municipalities:[4]

Municipality Population (2011)[2] Area (km²)[3] NUTS III region
Abrantes 39,325 714.69 Médio Tejo
Alcanena 13,868 127.33 Médio Tejo
Constância 4,056 80.37 Médio Tejo
Entroncamento 20,206 13.73 Médio Tejo
Ferreira do Zêzere 8,619 190.38 Médio Tejo
Ourém 45,932 416.68 Médio Tejo
Sardoal 3,939 92.15 Médio Tejo
Tomar 40,677 351.20 Médio Tejo
Torres Novas 36,717 270.00 Médio Tejo
Vila Nova da Barquinha 7,322 49.53 Médio Tejo
Mação 7,338 399.98 Pinhal Interior Sul
Sertã 15,880 446.73 Pinhal Interior Sul
Vila de Rei 3,452 191.55 Pinhal Interior Sul
Total 247,331 3,344.31


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Coordinates: 39°36′N 8°25′W / 39.600°N 8.417°W / 39.600; -8.417