Boa Vista do Buricá

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Boa Vista do Buricá
Flag of Boa Vista do Buricá
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Official seal of Boa Vista do Buricá
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Nickname(s): "Enterprising Land" (Terra de Empreendedores)
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Coordinates: 27°40′07″S 54°06′36″W / 27.66861°S 54.11000°W / -27.66861; -54.11000Coordinates: 27°40′07″S 54°06′36″W / 27.66861°S 54.11000°W / -27.66861; -54.11000
Country Brazil
Region South
State Rio Grande do Sul
Founded 1963
Government
 • Mayor Jorge Gilberto Klöckner (PTB)
Area
 • Total 108,732 km2 (41,98 sq mi)
Elevation 291 m (955 ft)
Population (2007 est.)
 • Total 6,468
 • Density 61,4/km2 (23,71/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)
Website Prefeitura de Boa Vista do Buricá

Boa Vista do Buricá is a municipality in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, located at 27°40′07″S 54°06′36″W / 27.66861°S 54.11000°W / -27.66861; -54.11000, at an altitude of 291 meters above sea level. It has an area of 108,732 kilometers². The population was estimated at 6,468 in 2007. It has a predominantly agricultural economy, but there is also an industrial park for small and medium enterprises in different sectors. Its population consists mainly of the descendants European of immigrants, the vast majority of Germanic origin. German is frequently used.

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