Couto (Santa Cristina)

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Couto (Santa Cristina)
Coat of arms of Couto (Santa Cristina)
Coat of arms
Country Portugal
Municipality Santo Tirso
Disbanded 2013
 • Total 7.80 km2 (3.01 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 3,982
 • Density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Couto (Santa Cristina): Dinis house sec. XVII

Couto Santa Cristina is a former civil parish in the municipality of Santo Tirso, Portugal. In 2013, the parish merged into the new parish Santo Tirso, Couto (Santa Cristina e São Miguel) e Burgães.[1] It is located south in the city of Santo Tirso. At the 2001 census, its population was 3,982. It covers 7.8 km² of area.

The area is also home to several industrial commercial facilities. Amigisc is located there.


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

Coordinates: 41°19′28″N 8°28′31″W / 41.32444°N 8.47528°W / 41.32444; -8.47528