Areeiro (Lisbon)

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Areeiro
Fonte Luminosa, a landmark in the Areeiro parish
Fonte Luminosa, a landmark in the Areeiro parish
Areeiro (Lisboa) localização.svg
Coordinates: 38°44′31″N 9°08′02″W / 38.742°N 9.134°W / 38.742; -9.134Coordinates: 38°44′31″N 9°08′02″W / 38.742°N 9.134°W / 38.742; -9.134
CountryPortugal
RegionLisbon
Metropolitan areaLisbon
DistrictLisbon
MunicipalityLisbon
Area
 • Total1.74 km2 (0.67 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total20,131
 • Density12,000/km2 (30,000/sq mi)
PatronJohn of God and the Twelve Apostles
Websitehttp://www.jf-areeiro.pt/

Areeiro (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɐˈɾjɐjɾu]) is a Portuguese freguesia ("civil parish"), located in the municipality of Lisbon. This new parish was created with the 2012 Administrative Reform of Lisbon, merging the former parishes of Alto do Pina and São João de Deus.[1] The population in 2011 was 20,131,[2] in an area of 1.74 km².[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 56/2012, pages 6454-6460" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 21 November 2014.
  2. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística (INE), Census 2011 results according to the 2013 administrative division of Portugal
  3. ^ Áreas das freguesias, concelhos, distritos e país