Viana do Castelo (district)


Viana do Castelo (district)

Infobox District pt
official_name = District of Viana do Castelo



Capital = Viana do Castelo
Region = Norte
Province = Minho
area_total = 2,255
population_total = 252,011 (2006)
population_density = 111.8
Municipalities = 10
Parishes = 290
Parliament = 6

The District of Viana do Castelo (pron. IPA2|vi'ɐnɐ du kɐʃ'tɛlu) is located in the northwest of Portugal, bounded by Spain at the north, and Braga (district) at the south. I has an area of 2,255 km² and a population 252,011 (2006), for a density of 111.8 inhabitants/km². The district capital is the city of Viana do Castelo.

The district is composed of 10 municipalities:

* Arcos de Valdevez
* Caminha
* Melgaço
* Monção
* Paredes de Coura
* Ponte da Barca
* Ponte de Lima
* Valença
* Viana do Castelo
* Vila Nova de Cerveira


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