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Porto de Mós is a town and a municipality in Leiria District in Portugal. It is in the Centro Region and the Pinhal Litoral subregion. The population in 2011 was 24,342,[1] in an area of 261.83 km².[2]

Porto de Mós
Castle
Castle
Flag of Porto de Mós
Flag
Coat of arms of Porto de Mós
Coat of arms
LocalPortoDeMos.svg
Coordinates: 39°36′06″N 8°49′03″W / 39.60167°N 8.81750°W / 39.60167; -8.81750Coordinates: 39°36′06″N 8°49′03″W / 39.60167°N 8.81750°W / 39.60167; -8.81750
Country Portugal
RegionCentro
Intermunic. comm.Região de Leiria
DistrictLeiria
Parishes10
Area
 • Total261.83 km2 (101.09 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total24,342
 • Density93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneWET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Websitewww.municipio-portodemos.pt

ParishesEdit

Administratively, the municipality is divided into 10 civil parishes (freguesias):[3]

  • Alqueidão da Serra
  • Alvados e Alcaria
  • Arrimal e Mendiga
  • Calvaria de Cima
  • Juncal
  • Mira de Aire
  • Pedreiras
  • Porto de Mós - São João Baptista e São Pedro
  • São Bento
  • Serro Ventoso

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  2. ^ Áreas das freguesias, concelhos, distritos e país
  3. ^ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, page 552 100" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 29 July 2014.