Santarém District

District of Santarém
—  District  —
Country Portugal
Region Centro
and Alentejo
Historical province Ribatejo
(partly Beira Baixa
and Beira Litoral)
No. of municipalities 21
No. of parishes 193
Capital Santarém
 – Total 6.747 km2 (2.6 sq mi)
 – Total 475.344
 – Density 70.5/km2 (182.5/sq mi)
No. of parliamentary representatives 10

The District of Santarém (Portuguese pronunciation: [sɐ̃tɐˈɾɐ̃j], Portuguese: Distrito de Santarém) is located in Centro Region, Portugal, the district capital is the city of Santarém.

It has an area of 6747 km² (3rd largest in Portugal), and a population of 475,344 inhabitants.


The district includes the following 21 municipalities.

  • Abrantes Municipality
  • Alcanena Municipality
  • Almeirim Municipality
  • Alpiarça Municipality
  • Benavente Municipality
  • Cartaxo Municipality
  • Chamusca Municipality
  • Constância Municipality
  • Coruche Municipality
  • Entroncamento Municipality
  • Ferreira do Zêzere Municipality
  • Golegã Municipality
  • Mação Municipality
  • Ourém Municipality
  • Rio Maior Municipality
  • Salvaterra de Magos Municipality
  • Santarém Municipality
  • Sardoal Municipality
  • Tomar Municipality
  • Torres Novas Municipality
  • Vila Nova da Barquinha Municipality

Coordinates: 39°14′N 8°41′W / 39.233°N 8.683°W / 39.233; -8.683

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