Penalva do Castelo

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Penalva do Castelo
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Coordinates: 40°40′N7°41′W / 40.667°N 7.683°W / 40.667; -7.683 Coordinates: 40°40′N7°41′W / 40.667°N 7.683°W / 40.667; -7.683
CountryFlag of Portugal.svg  Portugal
Region Centro
Intermunic. comm. Viseu Dão Lafões
District Viseu
Parishes 11S
Government
   President Francisco Carvalho
Area
  Total134.34 km2 (51.87 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
  Total7,956
  Density59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone UTC±00:00 (WET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+01:00 (WEST)
Local holiday August 25
Website http://www.cm-penalvadocastelo.pt

Penalva do Castelo (Portuguese pronunciation:  [pɨˈnalvɐ ðu kɐʃˈtɛlu] ( Loudspeaker.svg listen )) is a municipality in the district Viseu in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 7,956, [1] in an area of 134.34 km². [2]

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The present mayor is Francisco Lopes de Carvalho, elected by the Socialist Party. The municipal holiday is August 25.

Parishes

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 11 civil parishes ( freguesias ): [3]

Casa de Insua, Penalva do Castelo Insua, Penalva do Castelo.jpg
Casa de Ínsua, Penalva do Castelo

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References

  1. Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  2. "Áreas das freguesias, concelhos, distritos e país". Archived from the original on 2018-11-05. Retrieved 2018-11-05.
  3. Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, pages 552 91-92" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 29 July 2014.