Monte Gordo ( port. Monte Gordo ) is a settlement and area in Portugal , part of the district of Faro . It is part of the municipality of Vila Real de Santo António . According to the old administrative division was part of the province of Algarve (region) . Included in the economic and statistical subregion of the Algarve , which is included in the Algarve . The population is 3952 people for 2001 . It covers an area of 4.12 km².
|Municipality||Vila Real de Santo António|
|History and geography|
|Population||3,952 people ( 2001 )|
|Density||959.2 persons / km²|
The patron saint of the area is the Virgin Mary ( port. Nossa Senhora das Dores ).