Itacurubi

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Itacurubi
Municipality
Location within Rio Grande do Sul
Location within Rio Grande do Sul
Itacurubi is located in Brazil
Itacurubi
Itacurubi
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 28°47′43″S 55°14′7″W / 28.79528°S 55.23528°W / -28.79528; -55.23528Coordinates: 28°47′43″S 55°14′7″W / 28.79528°S 55.23528°W / -28.79528; -55.23528
Country  Brazil
State Rio Grande do Sul
Mesoregion Westcentral Rio Grande do Sul
(Centro Ocidental Rio-Grandense)
Microregion Santiago
Area
 • Total 1,120.8 km2 (432.7 sq mi)
Elevation 160 m (520 ft)
Population (2003)
 • Total 3,571
 • Density 3.2/km2 (8.3/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)
Postal code 97685-xxx
Website itacurubi.rs.gov.br

Itacurubi is a municipality of the western part of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Its area is 1,120.8 km² and its population was 3,571 in 2003. Its elevation is at 169 m. The origin of the name comes from the Tupi language. It is located 627 km west of the state capital of Porto Alegre, northeast of Alegrete.

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