Amaral Ferrador

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Amaral Ferrador
Location in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Location in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Coordinates: 30°52′S 52°15′W / 30.867°S 52.250°W / -30.867; -52.250
Country Brazil
Region South
State Rio Grande do Sul
Meso-Region Southeastern Rio Grande do Sul
(Sudoeste Rio-Grandense)
Micro-Region Serras de Sudeste
Founded December 5, 1988
 • Total 506.46 km2 (195.55 sq mi)
Elevation[1] 140 m (460 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 6,254
 • Density 12/km2 (32/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)
Postal code 96635-xxx
Area code(s) (00)55-Brazilian area code
Name of inhabitants amaralense or amaral Ferradorense

Amaral Ferrador is a municipality in the state Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. In 2007, the population was 6,254.

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.

Bounding municipalities[edit]


Amaral Ferrador has also has schools, collegiates,high school, library including one named after Monteiro Lobato, a few squares, restaurants, taverns, squares and parks.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Dados Gerais - Amaral Ferrador/RS" (in Portuguese). FAMURS. Retrieved 2008-03-23. 
  2. ^ "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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Coordinates: 30°52′S 52°15′W / 30.867°S 52.250°W / -30.867; -52.250