Cova da Piedade

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Cova da Piedade
Coat of arms of Cova da Piedade
Coat of arms
Cova da Piedade is located in Portugal
Cova da Piedade
Cova da Piedade
Coordinates: 38°40′26″N 9°09′22″W / 38.674°N 9.156°W / 38.674; -9.156Coordinates: 38°40′26″N 9°09′22″W / 38.674°N 9.156°W / 38.674; -9.156
Country Portugal
Municipality Almada
Disbanded 2013
 • Total 1.42 km2 (0.55 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 19,904
 • Density 14,000/km2 (36,000/sq mi)
Postal code 2805

Cova da Piedade is a former civil parish in the municipality of Almada, Lisbon Metropolitan Area, Portugal. In 2013, the parish merged into the new parish Almada, Cova da Piedade, Pragal e Cacilhas.[1] The population in 2011 was 19,904,[2] in an area of 1.42 km².[3] The parish was founded on February 7, 1928.

Sites of interest[edit]

  • Fábrica de Moagem do Caramujo
  • Palacete António José Gomes

Famous people from Cova da Piedade[edit]


  1. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, page 552 10" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  2. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  3. ^ Eurostat Archived September 6, 2014, at the Wayback Machine.

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