Santa Luzia, Minas Gerais

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Santa Luzia
Municipality
Município de Santa Luzia
Municipality of Santa Luzia
Top:Santa Luzia Administrative Office, Middle left:A monument of 1842 Liberal Revolution, Middle upper right:Floriano Peixoto Street, Middle lower right:Brasilia Avenue, shopping area, Bottom:Direita Street and Santa Luzia Cathedral
Top:Santa Luzia Administrative Office, Middle left:A monument of 1842 Liberal Revolution, Middle upper right:Floriano Peixoto Street, Middle lower right:Brasilia Avenue, shopping area, Bottom:Direita Street and Santa Luzia Cathedral
Flag
Flag
Coat of arms
Coat of arms
Santa Luzia is located in Brazil
Santa Luzia
Santa Luzia
Localization of Santa Luzia in Brazil
Santa Luzia is located in Minas Gerais state
Santa Luzia
Santa Luzia
Localization of Santa Luzia in Minas Gerais
Coordinates: 19°46′12″S 43°51′2″W / 19.77000°S 43.85056°W / -19.77000; -43.85056Coordinates: 19°46′12″S 43°51′2″W / 19.77000°S 43.85056°W / -19.77000; -43.85056
Country Brazil
Region Southeast
State Minas Gerais
Founded 1692
Incorporated (as city) March 18, 1847
Government
 • Mayor Carlos Calixto
Area
 • Municipality 233.7 km2 (90.2 sq mi)
 • Urban 35 km2 (14 sq mi)
Elevation 751 m (2,464 ft)
Population (2012)[1]
 • Municipality 205,666
 • Density 880/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)

Santa Luzia is a Brazilian municipality located in the state of Minas Gerais. The city belongs to the mesoregion Metropolitana de Belo Horizonte and to the microregion of Belo Horizonte. Its population in 2012 was 205,666.

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