Oliveira do Bairro (Portuguese pronunciation: [oliˈvɐjɾɐ ðu ˈβajʁu] ( )) is a town and a municipality in the district of Aveiro in Portugal with a total area of 87.3 km2 (34 sq mi) and a total population of 22,012 inhabitants, and 16,994 electors (2006). The town itself had a population of 3,077 in 2001.
The municipality is in the Bairrada area. The present Mayor is Mário João da Silva Oliveira, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is Ascension Day.
Administratively, the municipality is divided into 4 civil parishes (freguesias):
- Bustos, Troviscal e Mamarrosa
- Oliveira do Bairro
Oliveira do Bairro is twinned with two cities: Lamballe, France and Benguela, Angola
- ^ UMA POPULAÇÃO QUE SE URBANIZA, Uma avaliação recente - Cidades, 2004 Nuno Pires Soares, Instituto Geográfico Português (Geographic Institute of Portugal)
- ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, pages 552 84-85" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 29 July 2014.