São Brás de Alportel

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São Brás de Alportel
Flag of São Brás de Alportel
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Coat of arms of São Brás de Alportel
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Coordinates: 37°09′N 7°53′W / 37.150°N 7.883°W / 37.150; -7.883Coordinates: 37°09′N 7°53′W / 37.150°N 7.883°W / 37.150; -7.883
Country Portugal
RegionAlgarve
Intermunic. comm.Algarve
DistrictFaro
Parishes1
Government
 • PresidentAntónio Eusébio (PS)
Area
 • Total153.37 km2 (59.22 sq mi)
Population
(2011)
 • Total10,662
 • Density70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneWET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Websitehttp://www.cm-sbras.pt

São Brás de Alportel (Portuguese pronunciation: [sɐ̃w̃ ˈβɾaʒ d͜ aɫpuɾˈtɛɫ]) is a municipality in the District of Faro[1] in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 10,662,[2] in an area of 153.37 km².[3]

The present Mayor is António Jacinto Eusébio, elected by the Socialist Party. The municipal holiday is June 1.

Parishes[edit]

Administratively, the municipality consists of 1 civil parish (freguesia):[4]

  • São Brás de Alportel

References[edit]

  1. ^ Detail Regional Map, Algarve- Southern Portugal, ISBN 3-8297-6235-6
  2. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  3. ^ Áreas das freguesias, concelhos, distritos e país
  4. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, page 552 110" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 30 July 2014.

External links[edit]

Municipality of Faro District (Algarve)

Map of the Greater Metropolitan Area of the Algarve

Albufeira
Alcoutim
Aljezur
Castro Marim
Faro
Lagoa
Lagos
Loulé
Monchique
Olhão
Portimão
São Brás de Alportel
Silves (Portugal)
Tavira
Vila do Bispo
Vila Real de Santo António
Albufeira Alcoutim Aljezur Castro Marim Faro Lagoa Lagos Loulé Monchique Olhão Portimão São Brás de Alportel Silves Tavira Vila do Bispo Vila Real de Santo António