Cerrito, Rio Grande do Sul

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Cerrito
Town
Map of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil highlighting Pedro Cerrito
Map of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil highlighting Pedro Cerrito
Coordinates: 31°51′23″S 52°48′46″W / 31.85639°S 52.81278°W / -31.85639; -52.81278Coordinates: 31°51′23″S 52°48′46″W / 31.85639°S 52.81278°W / -31.85639; -52.81278
Country Brazil
Region South
State Rio Grande do Sul
Micro-region Pelotas
Founded 1996
Area
 • Total 461.54 km2 (178.20 sq mi)
Elevation 50 m (160 ft)
Population (2004)
 • Total 6,928
 • Density 15/km2 (39/sq mi)
Demonym Cerritense
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)
Postal code BR-96935
Website cerrito.rs.gov.br

Cerrito is a small Brazilian town in the southeastwern part of the state of Rio Grande do Sul. Its population in 2004 was 6,928. The municipality was founded in 1996 from Cerritos[clarification needed].

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