Arrentela is a former civil parish in the municipality (concelho) of Seixal, Lisbon metropolitan area, Portugal. In 2013, the parish merged into the new parish Seixal, Arrentela e Aldeia de Paio Pires.[1] The population in 2011 was 28,886,[2] in an area of 10.17 km².[3] It is situated on the south side of the estuary of the river Tagus.

Arrentela
Coat of arms of Arrentela
Arrentela is located in Portugal
Arrentela
Arrentela
Location in Portugal
Coordinates: 38°37′37″N 9°06′11″W / 38.627°N 9.103°W / 38.627; -9.103Coordinates: 38°37′37″N 9°06′11″W / 38.627°N 9.103°W / 38.627; -9.103
Country Portugal
RegionLisboa
Metropolitan areaLisbon
DistrictSetúbal
MunicipalitySeixal
Disbanded2013
Area
 • Total9.58 km2 (3.70 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total28,886
 • Density3,000/km2 (7,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC±00:00 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+01:00 (WEST)
Postal code
P-2840
Websitewww.jf-arrentela.pt

LocalitiesEdit

The freguesia of Arrentela included the following localities:

  • Casal do Marco
  • Casal de Santo António
  • Cavadas
  • Cavaquinhas
  • Pinhal dos Frades
  • Torre da Marinha

Places of interestEdit

Sporting clubEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, pages 552 112-113" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 8 July 2014.
  2. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  3. ^ Eurostat Archived October 7, 2012, at the Wayback Machine

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