Vale de Cambra
|Vale de Cambra|
|Coordinates: 40°51′N 8°24′W / 40.850°N 8.400°WCoordinates: 40°51′N 8°24′W / 40.850°N 8.400°W|
|Subregion||Entre Douro e Vouga|
|• President||José Pinheiro (CDS/PP)|
|• Total||147.33 km2 (56.88 sq mi)|
|• Density||160/km2 (400/sq mi)|
|Time zone||WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)|
Vale de Cambra (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈval(ɨ) ðɨ ˈkɐ̃bɾɐ]) is a city and a municipality in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 22,864, in an area of 147.33 km². It had 21,440 electors in 2006. The city itself has about 4,100 inhabitants and is located in the Vila Chã, Codal e Vila Cova de Perrinho parish.
The municipality is located in the District of Aveiro, in Norte region and Entre Douro & Vouga subregion. It is now one of the municipalities of the Greater Metropolitan Area of Porto.
The present Mayor is José Alberto Freitas Soares Pinheiro e Silva, elected by the CDS/PP or Social Center Democratic Party/Popular Party. The municipal holiday is June 13.
|Population of Vale de Cambra Municipality (1801 – 2004)|
Administratively, the municipality is divided into 7 civil parishes (freguesias):
- Macieira de Cambra
- São Pedro de Castelões
- Vila Chã
- Rui Filipe, (1968-1994), Portuguese footballer.
- João Paulo Fernandes, born August 11, 1984, Portuguese boccia player and Paralympic champion.
- Hóquei Académico de Cambra, a rink hockey club.
- ↑ Instituto Nacional de Estatística
- ↑ Direção-Geral do Território
- ↑ Diário da República. "Law nr. 11-A/2013, page 552 124" (pdf) (in Portuguese). Retrieved 4 August 2014.