Arganil

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Arganil
Flag of Arganil
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Coat of arms of Arganil
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Coordinates: 40°13′N 8°03′W / 40.217°N 8.050°W / 40.217; -8.050Coordinates: 40°13′N 8°03′W / 40.217°N 8.050°W / 40.217; -8.050
Country Portugal
RegionCentro
Intermunic. comm.Região de Coimbra
DistrictCoimbra
Parishes14
Government
 • PresidentRicardo Alves (PSD)
Area
 • Total332.84 km2 (128.51 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total12,145
 • Density36/km2 (95/sq mi)
Time zoneWET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Websitewww.cm-arganil.pt

Arganil (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɐɾɣɐˈnil] (About this soundlisten)) is a municipality in Coimbra District in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 12,145,[1] in an area of 332.84 km².[2]

The present mayor is Ricardo João Pereira Alves, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is September 7.

Parishes[edit]

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 14 civil parishes (freguesias):[3]

  • Arganil
  • Benfeita
  • Celavisa
  • Cepos e Teixeira
  • Cerdeira e Moura da Serra
  • Coja e Barril de Alva
  • Folques
  • Piódão
  • Pomares
  • Pombeiro da Beira
  • São Martinho da Cortiça
  • Sarzedo
  • Secarias
  • Vila Cova de Alva e Anseriz

References[edit]

  1. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  2. ^ "Áreas das freguesias, concelhos, distritos e país". Archived from the original on 2018-11-05. Retrieved 2018-11-05.
  3. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, page 552 17" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 16 July 2014.

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