Carreira (Santo Tirso)

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São Tiago da Carreira
Country Portugal
Municipality Santo Tirso
Disbanded 2013
 • Total 3.45 km2 (1.33 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 982
 • Density 280/km2 (740/sq mi)

Carreira is a former civil parish in the municipality of Santo Tirso, Portugal. In 2013, the parish merged into the new parish Carreira e Refojos de Riba de Ave.[1] It is located 4 km to the south of the city of Santo Tirso in the Leça Valley of Portugal. It has a population of 982 (2001 census) and an area 3.45 km². It is mostly residential, with some inhabitants working in agriculture.


  • A.D.R. Santiaguense.[2]


  1. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, page 552 109" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 30 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "ADR Santiaguense" (in Portuguese). Retrieved 25 June 2011. 

Coordinates: 41°18′5″N 8°28′16″W / 41.30139°N 8.47111°W / 41.30139; -8.47111