Pedrógão Grande

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Pedrógão Grande
Municipality
Flag of Pedrógão Grande
Flag
Coat of arms of Pedrógão Grande
Coat of arms
Location in Portugal
Location in Portugal
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
District/A.R. Leiria
Government
 • Mayor João Marques (PSD)
Area
 • Total 128.8 km2 (49.7 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 4,262
 • Density 33/km2 (90/sq mi)
Parishes (no.) 3
Municipal holiday
July 24
Website http://www.cm-pedrogaogrande.pt

Pedrógão Grande (Portuguese pronunciation: [pɨˈðɾɔɣɐ̃w ˈɣɾɐ̃d(ɨ)]) is a municipality in the district of Leiria in Portugal with a total area of 128.8 km² and a total population of 4,262 inhabitants.

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):[1]

  • Graça
  • Pedrógão Grande
  • Vila Facaia

References[edit]

  1. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, page 552 90" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 29 July 2014.