Vouzela

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Vila de Vouzela
Municipality
Flag of Vila de Vouzela
Flag
Coat of arms of Vila de Vouzela
Coat of arms
Location in Portugal
Location in Portugal
Coordinates: 40°43′N 8°05′W / 40.717°N 8.083°W / 40.717; -8.083Coordinates: 40°43′N 8°05′W / 40.717°N 8.083°W / 40.717; -8.083
Country  Portugal
Region Centro
Subregion Dão-Lafões
District/A.R. Viseu
Government
 • Mayor Telmo Antunes (PSD)
Area
 • Total 193.7 km2 (74.8 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 11,807
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Parishes (no.) 9
Municipal holiday May 14
Website http://www.cm-vouzela.pt/

Vouzela (Portuguese pronunciation: [vowˈzɛlɐ]) is a municipality in the district Viseu in Portugal with a total area of 193.7 km² and a total population of 11,807 inhabitants.

The present mayor is Telmo Antunes, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is May 14.

Parishes[edit]

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 9 civil parishes (freguesias):[1]

  • Alcofra
  • Cambra e Carvalhal de Vermilhas
  • Campia
  • Fataunços e Figueiredo das Donas
  • Fornelo do Monte
  • Queirã
  • São Miguel do Mato
  • Ventosa
  • Vouzela e Paços de Vilharigues

References[edit]

  1. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, pages 552 142-143" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 5 August 2014. 

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