Location in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
|State||Rio Grande do Sul|
|Meso-Region||Southeastern Rio Grande do Sul
|Micro-Region||Serras de Sudeste|
|Founded||December 5, 1988|
|• Total||506.46 km2 (195.55 sq mi)|
|Elevation||140 m (460 ft)|
|• Density||12/km2 (32/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC-3 (UTC-3)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-2 (UTC-2)|
|Area code(s)||(00)55-Brazilian area code|
|Name of inhabitants||amaralense or amaral Ferradorense|
Attractions includes Praia da Beija, Praia Grande e a Praia da Armada, by the Rio Camaquã, and the State Rodeo.
Its main economy is agriculture, corn production as well as cattle that includes cow, sheep, swines, etc.
Its population consists of 60% Portuguese ancestry, 25% Polish ancestry and 15% Afro-Brazilians.
Amaral Ferrador has also has schools, collegiates,high school, library including one named after Monteiro Lobato, a few squares, restaurants, taverns, squares and parks.
- "Dados Gerais - Amaral Ferrador/RS" (in Portuguese). FAMURS. Retrieved 2008-03-23.
- "Contagem da População 2007 População residente(¹), em 1º de abril de 2007, segundo os municípios" (PDF) (in Portuguese). IBGE. Archived from the original on 14 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-03-23.
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- Official website of the prefecture
- http://www.citybrazil.com.br/rs/amaralferrador/ (Portuguese)
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