Tarouca Municipality, Portugal
Location in Portugal
|• Mayor||Mário Ferreira (PS)|
|• Total||100.1 km2 (38.6 sq mi)|
|• Density||83/km2 (210/sq mi)|
|Municipal holiday||Saint Peter
Tarouca (Portuguese pronunciation: [tɐˈɾowkɐ]) is a municipality in Portugal and a city with a total area of 100.1 km² and a total population of 8,303 inhabitants, located in Norte Region and Douro Subregion.
The municipality is composed of 10 parishes and is located in Viseu District. The city of Tarouca has about 3,4000 residents;it was promoted to city in December 2004. The present mayor is Mário Caetano Teixeira Ferreira, elected by the Socialist Party.
The municipal holiday is June 29.
- Granja Nova
- Mondim da Beira
- São João de Tarouca
- Tarouca (city since 2004)
- Várzea da Serra
- Vila Chã da Beira