Beato (Lisbon)

Beato (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈbjatu]) is a Portuguese parish (freguesia) in the municipality of Lisbon. The population in 2011 was 12,737,[1] in an area of 2.46 km².[2] It was created in 1756 with the designation of São Bartolomeu do Beato.

Coat of arms of Beato

Coat of arms
Beato is located in Portugal
Coordinates: 38°44′06″N 9°06′22″W / 38.735°N 9.106°WCoordinates: 38°44′06″N 9°06′22″W / 38.735°N 9.106°W
Metropolitan areaLisbon
 • Total2.46 km2 (0.95 sq mi)
 • Total12,737
 • Density5,200/km2 (13,000/sq mi)


  1. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estatística (INE), Census 2011 results according to the 2013 administrative division of Portugal
  2. ^ Áreas das freguesias, concelhos, distritos e país
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Parishes of Lisbon municipality

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