Maya ( port. Maia ) is a region (freesia) in Portugal , part of the Porto district. It is an integral part of the municipality of May . It is part of a large metropolitan area of Greater Porto . According to the old administrative division, it was part of the province of Douro-Litoral . Included in the economic and statistical subregion of Greater Porto , which is part of the Northern region . The population is 9,816 people in 2001 . Covers an area of 3.61 km².
|Region||Northern Region (Portugal)|
|History and Geography|
|Population||9 816 people ( 2001 )|
|Density||2 719.1 people / km²|
|Junta de Freguesia da Maia |
The patron saint of the area is Archangel Michael ( port. São Miguel ).
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