Northern Portugal

The North Region or Northern Portugal is the most populous region in , ahead of Lisboa, and the third most extensive by area. The region has 3,576,205 inhabitants according to the 2017 census, and its area is 21,278 kilometres with a density of 173 inhabitants per square kilometre.
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is 's second largest city and the capital of the Northern region, and a busy industrial and commercial centre. Photo: Olegivvit, CC BY 2.5.

is a historical province of located in the northeastern corner of the country. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a subregion in Northern Portugal. The is one of the largest and most dynamic Portuguese economic centres, mainly known for wine and the "capital of the North". Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a province of Northern Portugal. On the northernmost Atlantic tip of the country, borders the region of , sharing with it many affinities in geography, tradition, people and language. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Northern Portugal

Latitude of center
41.1497° or 41° 8' 59" north
Longitude of center
-7.61° or 7° 36' 36" west
Population
4,200,000

Also Known As

  • Arabic: المنطقة الشمالية
  • Arabic: جهة الشمال، البرتغال
  • Basque: Iparraldeko erregio
  • Basque: Iparraldeko erregioa
  • Basque: Iparraldeko eskualde
  • Basque: Iparraldeko eskualdea
  • Belarusian: Паўночны рэгіён
  • Breton: Norte
  • Catalan: Regió Nord
  • Catalan: Regió del Nord
  • Catalan: regió del Nord
  • Chinese: 北葡萄牙
  • Chinese: 北部大区
  • Chinese: 北部大區
  • Czech: Norte
  • Czech: Severní region
  • Dutch: Noord-Portugal
  • Dutch: Noordelijke regio
  • Dutch: Norte (Portugal)
  • Dutch: Norte
  • English: Norte region
  • English: North Region, Portugal
  • Esperanto: Norda regiono
  • Finnish: Norte
  • Finnish: Região Norte
  • French: Portugal septentrional
  • French: Region Nord
  • French: Région Nord
  • Galician: Região Norte
  • Galician: Região do Norte
  • Galician: Rexión Norte, Portugal
  • Galician: Rexión Norte
  • Georgian: ჩრდილოეთი რეგიონი
  • German: Região Norte
  • Greek: Βόρεια Περιοχή
  • Greek: Βόρεια περιοχή της Πορτογαλίας
  • Hebrew: צפון פורטוגל
  • Hungarian: Norte régió
  • Italian: Nord
  • Italian: regione Nord
  • Japanese: ノルテ
  • Japanese: ノルテ地方
  • Korean: 북부 지역
  • Lithuanian: Šiaurės Portugalija
  • Lithuanian: Šiaurės regionas
  • Luxembourgish: Nordregioun
  • Mirandese: Region Norte
  • Mirandese: Region de l Norte
  • Mirandese: Região Norte
  • Northern Frisian: Nuurdregiuun
  • Northern Frisian: Região Norte
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Norte i Portugal
  • Portuguese: Norte
  • Portuguese: Norte de Portugal
  • Portuguese: Região Norte
  • Portuguese: Região do Norte
  • Portuguese: Região norte de portugal
  • Romanian: Região Norte
  • Russian: Север
  • Russian: Северен регион
  • Scots: Norte Region, Portugal
  • Scots: Norte Region
  • Slovak: Severná oblasť
  • Spanish: Norte
  • Spanish: Norte de Portugal
  • Spanish: Regiao Norte
  • Spanish: Region Norte
  • Spanish: Região Norte
  • Spanish: Región Norte
  • Spanish: Región estadística del Norte
  • Swedish: Norra Portugal
  • Swedish: Norra regionen
  • Swedish: Região do Norte
  • Turkish: Norte bölgesi
  • Ukrainian: Північний регіон
  • Vietnamese: Vùng Norte, Bồ Đào Nha
  • Portogallo settentrionale
  • 노르트 지방

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