Caparica ( port. Caparica ) - a region (fregezia) in Portugal , part of the Setubal district. It is an integral part of the municipality of Almada . It is part of a large metropolitan area Greater Lisbon . According to the old administrative division, it was part of the province of Estremadura . Included in the economic and statistical subregion is the Setubal Peninsula , which is part of the Lisbon region . The population is 19,327 people in 2001 . It covers an area of 10.71 km².
|History and Geography|
|Population||19 327 people ( 2001 )|
|Density||1 804.6 people / km²|
The patron saint of the area is Virgin Mary ( port. Maria ).