Mourão Municipality

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Mourão
Municipality
Flag of Mourão
Flag
Coat of arms of Mourão
Coat of arms
Location in Portugal
Location in Portugal
Coordinates: 38°20′N 7°22′W / 38.333°N 7.367°W / 38.333; -7.367Coordinates: 38°20′N 7°22′W / 38.333°N 7.367°W / 38.333; -7.367
Country  Portugal
Region Alentejo
Subregion Alentejo Central
District/A.R. Évora
Government
 • Mayor José Lopes (PS)
Area
 • Total 278.6 km2 (107.6 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 3,348
 • Density 12/km2 (30/sq mi)
Parishes (no.) 3
Municipal holiday
February 2
Website http://www.cm-mourao.pt

Mourão (Portuguese pronunciation: [mowˈɾɐ̃w]) is a municipality in Portugal with a total area of 279.0 km² and a total population of 3,315 inhabitants.

The municipality is composed of 3 parishes, and is located in the District of Évora. It borders the municipality of Alandroal to the north, Spain to the west, Barrancos to the south-east, Moura to the south and Reguengos de Monsaraz to the east.

The present Mayor is António José Manuel Santinha Lopes, elected by the Socialist Party.

The municipal holiday is February 2.

Parishes[edit]

  • Luz
  • Mourão

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