Santiago do Cacém

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Santiago do Cacém
Municipality
The castle of Santiago do Cacém
The castle of Santiago do Cacém
Flag of Santiago do Cacém
Flag
Coat of arms of Santiago do Cacém
Coat of arms
Location in Portugal
Location in Portugal
Coordinates: 38°01′N 8°42′W / 38.017°N 8.700°W / 38.017; -8.700Coordinates: 38°01′N 8°42′W / 38.017°N 8.700°W / 38.017; -8.700
Country  Portugal
Region Alentejo Region
Subregion Alentejo Litoral
District/A.R. Setúbal
Government
 • Mayor Vítor Proença (CDU)
Area
 • Total 1,060.0 km2 (409.3 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 30,305
 • Density 29/km2 (80/sq mi)
Parishes (no.) 8
Municipal holiday Saint James
July 25
Website www.cm-santiagocacem.pt

Santiago do Cacém (Portuguese pronunciation: [sɐ̃tiˈaɣu ðu kɐˈsɐ̃j] or [sɐ̃tiˈaɡu du kɐˈsẽj]) is a municipality in Setúbal District in Portugal with a total area of 1060.0 km² and a total population of 30,305 inhabitants.

The present Mayor is Vitor Manuel Caro Proença, elected by the Unitarian Democratic Coalition. The municipal holiday is July 25.

Places of interest[edit]

Parishes[edit]

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 8 civil parishes (freguesias):[1]

International relations[edit]

Santiago do Cacém is twinned with:

Spain Santiago de Compostela, Spain

References[edit]

  1. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, pages 552 108-109" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 30 July 2014. 

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