Pedrógão Grande

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Pedrógão Grande
Municipality
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Coordinates: 39°55′N 8°08′W / 39.917°N 8.133°W / 39.917; -8.133Coordinates: 39°55′N 8°08′W / 39.917°N 8.133°W / 39.917; -8.133
Country  Portugal
Region Centro
Subregion Pinhal Interior Norte
Intermunic. comm. Região de Leiria
District Leiria
Parishes 3
Government
 • President João Marques (PSD)
Area
 • Total 128.75 km2 (49.71 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 3,915
 • Density 30/km2 (79/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Website http://www.cm-pedrogaogrande.pt

Pedrógão Grande (Portuguese pronunciation: [pɨˈðɾɔɣɐ̃w ˈɣɾɐ̃d(ɨ)]) is a municipality in the district of Leiria in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 3,915,[1] in an area of 128.75 km².[2]

The present Mayor is João Manuel Gomes Marques, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is July 24.

Parishes[edit]

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

  • Graça
  • Pedrógão Grande
  • Vila Facaia

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