Vila Nova de Paiva

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Vila Nova de Paiva
Municipality
Flag of Vila Nova de Paiva
Flag
Coat of arms of Vila Nova de Paiva
Coat of arms
Location in Portugal
Location in Portugal
Coordinates: 40°51′N 7°43′W / 40.850°N 7.717°W / 40.850; -7.717Coordinates: 40°51′N 7°43′W / 40.850°N 7.717°W / 40.850; -7.717
Country  Portugal
Region Centro
Subregion Dão-Lafões
District/A.R. Viseu
Government
 • Mayor Manuel Custódio (PSD)
Area
 • Total 175.5 km2 (67.8 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 6,319
 • Density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
Parishes (no.) 5
Municipal holiday March 2
Website http://www.cm-vilanovadepaiva.pt/

Vila Nova de Paiva (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈvilɐ ˈnɔvɐ ðɨ ˈpajvɐ]) is a municipality in the district Viseu in Portugal with a total area of 175.5 km² and a total population of 6,319 inhabitants.

The present mayor is Manuel Marques Custódio, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is March 2.

Parishes[edit]

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 5 civil parishes (freguesias):[1]

  • Pendilhe
  • Queiriga
  • Touro
  • Vila Cova à Coelheira
  • Vila Nova de Paiva, Alhais e Fráguas

References[edit]

  1. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, page 552 135" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 5 August 2014. 

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