São João da Pesqueira

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São João da Pesqueira
Municipality
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Coordinates: 41°08′N 7°24′W / 41.133°N 7.400°W / 41.133; -7.400Coordinates: 41°08′N 7°24′W / 41.133°N 7.400°W / 41.133; -7.400
Country  Portugal
Region Norte
Subregion Douro
Intermunic. comm. Douro
District Viseu
Parishes 11
Government
 • President António Lima Costa (PSD)
Area
 • Total 266.11 km2 (102.75 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 7,874
 • Density 30/km2 (77/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Website http://www.cm-sjpesqueira.espigueiro.pt

São João da Pesqueira (Portuguese pronunciation: [sɐ̃w ʒuˈɐ̃w dɐ pɨʃˈkɐjɾɐ]) is a municipality in the district Viseu in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 7,874,[1] in an area of 266.11 km².[2]

The present mayor is António Lima Costa, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is June 24.

Parishes[edit]

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

  • Castanheiro do Sul
  • Ervedosa do Douro
  • Nagozelo do Douro
  • Paredes da Beira
  • Riodades
  • São João da Pesqueira e Várzea de Trevões
  • Soutelo do Douro
  • Trevões e Espinhosa
  • Vale de Figueira
  • Valongo dos Azeites
  • Vilarouco e Pereiros

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