Merelim (São Pedro) e Frossos

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Merelim (São Pedro) e Frossos
Merelim (São Pedro) e Frossos is located in Portugal
Merelim (São Pedro) e Frossos
Merelim (São Pedro) e Frossos
Coordinates: 41°34′41″N 8°27′07″W / 41.578°N 8.452°W / 41.578; -8.452Coordinates: 41°34′41″N 8°27′07″W / 41.578°N 8.452°W / 41.578; -8.452
Country Portugal
Municipality Braga
 • Total 3.15 km2 (1.22 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 3,726
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)

Merelim (São Pedro) e Frossos is a civil parish in the municipality of Braga, Portugal. It was formed in 2013 by the merger of the former parishes Merelim (São Pedro) and Frossos.[1] The population in 2011 was 3,726,[2] in an area of 3.15 km².[3]


  • Pedro de Merelim (1913-2002), pseudonym of the historian and ethnographer Joaquim Gomes da Cunha
Frossos Church


  1. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, pages 552 26-28" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 18 July 2014. 
  2. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística (INE), Census 2011 results according to the 2013 administrative division of Portugal
  3. ^ Direção-Geral do Território