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Flag of Penacova
Coat of arms of Penacova
Coat of arms
Country  Portugal
Region Centro
Subregion Baixo Mondego
Intermunic. comm. Região de Coimbra
District Coimbra
 • President Humberto José Baptista Oliveira
 • Total 216.73 km2 (83.68 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 15,251
 • Density 70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)

Penacova (Portuguese pronunciation:  or [penɐˈkɔvɐ]) is a town and a municipality in the Coimbra District, in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 15,251,[1] in an area of 216.73 km².[2]


  • Parishes 1
  • Demographics 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


Administratively, the municipality is divided into 8 civil parishes (freguesias):[3]


População do concelho de Penacova (1801–2011)
1801 1849 1900 1930 1960 1981 1991 2001 2004 2011
8706 8593 18253 16964 18704 17351 16748 16725 16850 15251


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

External links

  • Official website (Portuguese)
  • Photos from Penacova

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