Paulínia

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Coordinates: 22°45′40″S 47°09′15″W / 22.76111°S 47.15417°W / -22.76111; -47.15417

Paulínia
Municipality
The Municipality of Paulínia
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Flag of Paulínia
Flag
Official seal of Paulínia
Seal
Location of Paulinia
Location of Paulinia
Paulínia is located in Brazil
Paulínia
Paulínia
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 22°45′40″S 47°09′15″W / 22.76111°S 47.15417°W / -22.76111; -47.15417
Country  Brazil
Region Southeast
State São Paulo
Founded 16 July, 1906
Government
 • Mayor Marcos Roberto Bolonhezi
Area
 • Total 139.332[2] km2 (Formatting error: invalid input when rounding sq mi)
Elevation 590 m (1,940 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 86,800 [1]
Time zone Brasilia Official Time (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) Brazilian Daylight Saving Time (UTC-2)
Postal Code 13140-000
Area code(s) +55 19
Website Paulinia, São Paulo

Paulínia is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. As of 2012, its population was 86.800 inhabitants in an area of 139.322 km².[2] The elevation is 590 m. Is known for hosting the Replan, the largest refinery of Petrobras.[3]

History[edit]

The municipality was created in 1964 from a part of the municipality of Campinas.

Sports[edit]

Paulínia Futebol Clube is the municipality's football club. They play their home games at Estádio Municipal Luís Perissinoto.

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Rererences[edit]

  1. ^ "Estimativa Populacional de 2011 - Municípios brasileiros". ibge.gov.br. Retrieved 12/02/2011. 
  2. ^ a b IBGE (10 Oct 2002). "Área territorial oficial de Paulínia". Resolução da Presidência do IBGE de n° 5 (R.PR-5/02). WebCite. Retrieved 5 Dec 2010. 
  3. ^ "Replan Refinery, Brazil". Hydrocarbons-technology.com. Kable. Retrieved 10 August 2014.