Canidelo ( port. Canidelo ) is a locality and district in Portugal , part of the Porto district. It is an integral part of the municipality of Vila Nova de Gaia . 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 23,737 people in 2001 . It covers an area of 8.05 km².
|Region||Northern Region (Portugal)|
|Municipality||Vila Nova de Gaia|
|History and Geography|
|Population||23,737 people ( 2001 )|
|Density||2 948.7 people / km²|
The patron saint of the region is Andrew the First-Called ( port. Santo André ).