Vouzela

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Vouzela
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Coordinates: 40°43′N8°05′W / 40.717°N 8.083°W / 40.717; -8.083 Coordinates: 40°43′N8°05′W / 40.717°N 8.083°W / 40.717; -8.083
CountryFlag of Portugal.svg  Portugal
Region Centro
Intermunic. comm. Viseu Dão Lafões
District Viseu
Parishes 9
Government
   President Telmo Antunes (PSD)
Area
  Total193.69 km2 (74.78 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
  Total10,564
  Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone UTC±00:00 (WET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+01:00 (WEST)
Local holiday May 14
Website http://www.cm-vouzela.pt/

Vouzela (Portuguese pronunciation:  [vowˈzɛlɐ] ( Loudspeaker.svg listen )) is a municipality in the district Viseu in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 10,564, [1] in an area of 193.69 km². [2]

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The present mayor is Telmo Antunes, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is May 14.

Parishes

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 9 civil parishes ( freguesias ): [3]

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References

  1. Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  2. Áreas das freguesias, concelhos, distritos e país
  3. Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, pages 552 142-143" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 5 August 2014.