Cerdedo

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Concello de Cerdedo
Skyline of Concello de Cerdedo
Flag of Concello de Cerdedo
Flag
Official seal of Concello de Cerdedo
Seal
Situation of Cerdedo within Galicia
Situation of Cerdedo within Galicia
Coordinates: 42°32′N 8°23.5′W / 42.533°N 8.3917°W / 42.533; -8.3917Coordinates: 42°32′N 8°23.5′W / 42.533°N 8.3917°W / 42.533; -8.3917
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Galicia
Province Pontevedra
Parroquias 8
Government
 • Alcalde (Mayor) Silvestre José Balseiros Guinarte
Area
 • Total 79.8 km2 (30.8 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 1,916
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
  (INE)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CET)

Cerdedo is a municipality in Galicia, Spain in the province of Pontevedra.

Location[edit]

Located in the region known as Tabeirós - Terra de Montes, bordered to the north by Forcarei and A Estrada, to the west by Cotobade and Campo Lameiro and to the east by Forcarei.

Demography[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19005,331—    
19305,265−1.2%
19505,888+11.8%
YearPop.±%
19814,251−27.8%
20121,916−54.9%
Source: Article in Spanish and Galician

The population in 2012 was 1,916.

Civil parishes[edit]

The municipality is composed of 8 parishes:

  • Castro (Santa Baia)
  • Cerdedo (San Xoán)
  • Figueiroa (San Martiño)
  • Folgoso (Santa María)
  • Parada (San Pedro)
  • Pedre (Santo Estevo)
  • Quireza (San Tomé)
  • Tomonde (Santa María)