Castro Marin ( port. Castro Marim ; [ 'kaʃtɾu mɐ'ɾĩ ]) is an urban-type village in Portugal , the center of the municipality of the same name in Faro County. Population - 3 thousand inhabitants (village), 6.5 thousand inhabitants (municipality). The village and municipality are part of the Algarve region and the Algarve subregion. Part of the metropolitan area Big Algarve .
|port. Castro marim|
|Internal division||4 districts|
|History and Geography|
|Timezone||UTC0 , summer UTC + 1|
|Population||6,493 people ( 2006 )|
|Density||22 people / km²|
|Telephone code||+351 282|
|Google Map (inaccessible link)|
The city is located next to the Guadiana River, near its confluence with the Gulf of Cadiz , 5 km from the shores of the Atlantic Ocean .
- Lisbon - 223 km
- Seville - 130 km
- Faro - 49 km.
- Beja - 96 km
The municipality borders:
- in the north - municipality of Alkotin
- in the east - Spain (across the Guadiana River)
- in the south - the municipality of Vila Real de Santo Antonio and the Atlantic Ocean
- in the west - the municipality of Tavira
|The population of the municipality of Kashtru Marine (1801-2004)|
The village was founded in 1277 .
|Fregezia (districts) of the municipality of Kashtru Marine|
|Number of inhabitants|
people / km²
- Faro (Borough)
- Faro County Municipalities
- Faro District