Vilar de Andorinho ( port. Vilar de Andorinho ) is a settlement 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 16,710 people in 2001 . It covers an area of 6.52 km².
|Vilar de Andorinho|
|Vilar de andorinho|
|Region||Northern Region (Portugal)|
|Municipality||Vila Nova de Gaia|
|History and Geography|
|Population||16 710 people ( 2001 )|
|Density||2 562.9 people / km²|
|Junta de Freguesia de Vilar de Andorinho|
The patron saint of the area is Jesus Christ ( port. Divino Salvador ).