Vilar Mayor ( port. Vilar Maior ) is a settlement and district in Portugal , part of Guarda County. It is an integral part of the municipality of Sabugal . According to the old administrative division, it was part of the province of Beira Alta . Included in the economic and statistical subregion of Beira-Interior-Norte , which is part of the Central region . The population is 168 people for 2001 . It covers an area of 24.82 km².
|Region||Central Region (Portugal)|
|History and Geography|
|Population||168 people ( 2001 )|
|Density||6.8 people / km²|
The patron saint of the district is the Apostle Peter ( port. São Pedro ).
The area was founded in 1296