🇵🇹 Carnaxide is a former civil parish in the municipality of Oeiras, Portugal. In 2013, the parish merged into the new parish Carnaxide e Queijas. It was elevated to town on August 16, 1991. Having first appeared in official documentation in the 14th century, its existence goes back as far as 13th century.
Economy Its principal economic activities reside in the presence of large international companies like EFACEC, Sumol + Compal, and Mota-Engil, and in the strong reliance on the small commerce. Also localized there are Sociedade Independente de Comunicação (SIC) television station and the business parks Parque Suécia, NeoPark and Parque Holanda.
Carnaxide has a population of over 25,911 people. Carnaxide also forms part of the wider Oeiras municipality which has a population of over 172,120 people. Carnaxide is situated 13 km west of the centre of Lisbon.