FIGUEIRA DE CASTELO RODRIGO (Portuguese pronunciation: ) is a municipality in the District of Guarda in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 6,260, in an area of 508.57 km². Located in the Riba Coa (near the River Coa), just like other municipalities around Riba Coa, such as Almeida, Meda, Pinhel and Sabugal. Known for its castle which is a listed National monument , as well as pine-wood forests and rolling hills.
The municipality borders the frontier with
The present Mayor is Paulo Langrouva, elected by the Socialist Party . The municipal holiday is July 7.
Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo
* 1 Parishes * 2 See also * 3 References * 4 External links
Administratively, the municipality is divided into 10 civil parishes (freguesias ):
* Algodres, Vale de Alfonsinho e Vilar de Amargo * Almofala e Escarigo * Castelo Rodrigo * Cinco Vilas e Reigada * Colmeal e Vilar Torpim * Escalhão * Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo * Freixeda do Torrão, Quintã de Pêro Martins e Penha da Águia * Mata de Lobos * Vermiosa
* ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística Archived November 15, 2016,