Palmeira (Braga)

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Palmeira
Parish
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Country Portugal
Municipality Braga
Area
 • Total 8.72 km2 (3.37 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 4,594
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)

Palmeira is a Portuguese parish, located in the municipality of Braga. It has a population of 4,594 inhabitants and a total area of 8.72 km2 (3.37 sq mi). It is located near the Cávado river, on the south bank, about 5 mi (8.0 km) north from the historic center of the city of Braga.

Braga Airport (Aérodromo Municipal de Braga)(BGZ) is located in Palmeira. The Circuito Vasco Sameiro is located at the airport.

Palmeira Church

Main sights[edit]

Coordinates: 41°35′38″N 8°25′44″W / 41.594°N 8.429°W / 41.594; -8.429