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Lomba de São Pedro
is a parish in the district of Ribeira Grande in the Azores
The Archipelago of the Azores is composed of nine volcanic islands situated in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean, and is located about west from Lisbon and about east from the east coast of North America. The islands, and their economic exclusion zone, form the Autonomous Region of the...
. The population in 2001 is 309, its density is 44.2/km² and the area is 6.99 km². Lomba de São Pedro is the leastly populated parish in population and density in Ribeira Grande. It is located E of Ribeira Grande and W of Nordeste and is linked by the road linking these two parishes. The main industry is agriculture. The Atlantic Ocean
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is to the north. The mountains dominate the south. The district of Nordeste
lies to the east.
Lomba de São Pedro has a small school and a small square (praça
), and also a Presbyterian church, something unusual in such a small parish, in a country where Presbyterians number less than 1/2000 of the population.