São Luiz Gonzaga

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Map of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil highlighting São Nicolau
State: Rio Grande do Sul
Meso-region: Northwestern Rio Grande do Sul
(Noroeste Rio-Grandense)
Micro-Region: Santo Ângelo
Founded (community): 1687
Founded (municipality): June 3, 1880
Location: 28.4155/28° 24' 28" S lat.
54.9605/54° 57' 39" W long.
Postal code: 97800-xxx

São Luiz Gonzaga (Portuguese for St. Aloysius Gonzaga) is a municipality of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. It is located 503 km west of the state capital of Porto Alegre, northeast of Alegrete.

The municipality contains the Uruguay River, which forms a border with Argentina.

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São Luiz Gonzaga has a school or a collegiate, churches and a few squares and parks.

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