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Vila Nova de Paiva

Vila Nova de Paiva
Flag of Vila Nova de Paiva
Coat of arms of Vila Nova de Paiva
Coat of arms
Country  Portugal
Region Centro
Subregion Dão-Lafões
Intermunic. comm. Viseu Dão Lafões
District Viseu
Parishes 5
 • President Manuel Custódio (PSD)
 • Total 175.53 km2 (67.77 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 5,176
 • Density 29/km2 (76/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)

Vila Nova de Paiva (Portuguese pronunciation: ) is a municipality in the district Viseu in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 5,176,[1] in an area of 175.53 km².[2]

The present mayor is Manuel Marques Custódio, elected by the Social Democratic Party. The municipal holiday is March 2.


Administratively, the municipality is divided into 5 civil parishes (freguesias):[3]

  • Pendilhe
  • Queiriga
  • Touro
  • Vila Cova à Coelheira
  • Vila Nova de Paiva, Alhais e Fráguas


  1. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística
  2. ^ Direção-Geral do Território
  3. ^  

External links

  • Municipality official website
  • Photos from Vila Nova de Paiva
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