Curaçá

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Curaçá
Municipality
The Municipality of Curaçá
Localization of the city
Localization of the city
Coordinates: 08°59′31″S 39°54′28″W / 8.99194°S 39.90778°W / -8.99194; -39.90778Coordinates: 08°59′31″S 39°54′28″W / 8.99194°S 39.90778°W / -8.99194; -39.90778
Country Brazil
Region Northeast
State Bahia
Founded July 6, 1832
Government
 • Mayor Salvador Lopes (PT)
Area
 • Total 6,442.190 km2 (2,487.343 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 33,929
 • Density 4.9/km2 (13/sq mi)
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Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
HDI (2000) 0.626 – medium[2]

Curaçá is the northernmost city in the Brazilian state of Bahia.

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