Sernancelhe

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Sernancelhe
Municipality
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Coat of arms of Sernancelhe
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Coordinates: 40°53′N 7°29′W / 40.883°N 7.483°W / 40.883; -7.483Coordinates: 40°53′N 7°29′W / 40.883°N 7.483°W / 40.883; -7.483
Country  Portugal
Region Norte
Subregion Douro
Intermunic. comm. Douro
District Viseu
Parishes 13
Government
 • President José Cardoso (PSD)
Area
 • Total 228.61 km2 (88.27 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 5,671
 • Density 25/km2 (64/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Website http://www.cm-sernancelhe.pt

Sernancelhe (Portuguese pronunciation: [sɨɾnɐ̃ˈsɐʎ(ɨ)] or [sɨɾnɐ̃ˈseʎ(ɨ)]) is a municipality in the district Viseu, Portugal. The population in 2011 was 5,671,[1] in an area of 228.61 km².[2]

The present mayor is José Mário Almeida Cardoso, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is May 3.

Parishes[edit]

The municipality is composed of 13 parishes:[3]

  • Arnas
  • Carregal
  • Chosendo
  • Cunha
  • Faia
  • Ferreirim e Macieira
  • Fonte Arcada e Escurquela
  • Granjal
  • Lamosa
  • Penso e Freixinho
  • Quintela
  • Sernancelhe e Sarzeda
  • Vila da Ponte

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