Vila Nova de Sande ( port. Vila Nova de Sande ) is a settlement and district in Portugal , part of the district of Braga . It is an integral part of Guimaraes municipality. It is part of a large metropolitan area Big Minho . According to the old administrative division, he entered the province of Minho . Included in the economic and statistical subregion Ave , which is part of the Northern region . The population is 1848 people in 2001 . It covers an area of 2.96 km².
|Vila Nova de Sande|
|Vila nova de sande|
|Region||Northern Region (Portugal)|
|History and Geography|
|Population||1 848 people ( 2001 )|
|Density||624.3 people / km²|
|Postcode||4800 Vila Nova de Sande|
The patron saint of the area is Virgin Mary ( port. Santa Maria ).