Viana do Alentejo

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Viana do Alentejo
Municipality
Flag of Viana do Alentejo
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Coat of arms of Viana do Alentejo
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Coordinates: 38°17′N 7°59′W / 38.283°N 7.983°W / 38.283; -7.983Coordinates: 38°17′N 7°59′W / 38.283°N 7.983°W / 38.283; -7.983
Country  Portugal
Region Alentejo
Subregion Alentejo Central
Intermunic. comm. Alentejo Central
District Évora
Parishes 3
Government
 • President Estevão Pereira (CDU)
Area
 • Total 393.67 km2 (152.00 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 5,743
 • Density 15/km2 (38/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Website http://www.cm-vianadoalentejo.pt

Viana do Alentejo (Portuguese pronunciation: [viˈɐnɐ ðu ɐlẽˈtɛʒu]) is a municipality in the District of Évora in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 5,743,[1] in an area of 393.67 km².[2]

The present Mayor is Estevão Manuel Machado Pereira, elected by the Unitarian Democratic Coalition. The municipal holiday is January 13.

Parishes[edit]

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

  • Aguiar
  • Alcáçovas
  • Viana do Alentejo

Notable residents[edit]

Notable people from Viana do Alentejo include:

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