São Paio de Oleiros

São Paio de Oleiros (Portuguese pronunciation: [sɐ̃ũ̯ ˌpai̯u doˈɫɐi̯ɾuʃ]) is a Portuguese parish, located in the town of Santa Maria da Feira. The population in 2011 was 4,069,[1] in an area of 3.91 km².[2]

São Paio de Oleiros
Flag of São Paio de Oleiros
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Coat of arms of São Paio de Oleiros
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São Paio de Oleiros is located in Portugal
São Paio de Oleiros
São Paio de Oleiros
Location in Portugal
Coordinates: 40°59′24″N 8°35′35″W / 40.990°N 8.593°W / 40.990; -8.593Coordinates: 40°59′24″N 8°35′35″W / 40.990°N 8.593°W / 40.990; -8.593
Country Portugal
RegionNorte
Metropolitan areaPorto
DistrictAveiro
MunicipalitySanta Maria da Feira
Area
 • Total3.91 km2 (1.51 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total4,069
 • Density1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC±00:00 (WET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+01:00 (WEST)

The only hospital of the town of Santa Maria da Feira was once located in São Paio de Oleiros, after the opening of a bigger hospital in municipality, Feira, in the late 1990s, the hospital of São Paio de Oleiros was closed.

São Paio de Oleiros is known for its cork industries.

CultureEdit

  • São Paio de Oleiros public library.
  • Grupo Musical de São Paio de Oleiros
  • "Associação Musical Oleirense" (AMO).

SportEdit

The three main sport institutions are:

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