Alto Parnaíba

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Alto Parnaíba
municipality
Location of Alto Parnaíba
Location of Alto Parnaíba
Coordinates: 09°06′39″S 45°55′48″W / 9.11083°S 45.93000°W / -9.11083; -45.93000Coordinates: 09°06′39″S 45°55′48″W / 9.11083°S 45.93000°W / -9.11083; -45.93000
Country Brazil
Region Northeast
State Maranhão
Founded May 19, 1866
Government
 • Mayor Ranieri Avelino Soares
Area
 • Total 11,132.105 km2 (4,298.130 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 10,606
 • Density 0.9/km2 (2/sq mi)
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Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)
HDI (2000) 0.636 – medium[2]

Alto Parnaíba is a Brazilian municipality in the southernmost tip of the state of Maranhão. In 2008, the city's population was 10,606.

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