Amaral Ferrador

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Amaral Ferrador
Municipality
Location in Rio Grande do Sul  state
Location in Rio Grande do Sul state
Amaral Ferrador is located in Brazil
Amaral Ferrador
Amaral Ferrador
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 30°52′30″S 52°15′10″W / 30.87500°S 52.25278°W / -30.87500; -52.25278Coordinates: 30°52′30″S 52°15′10″W / 30.87500°S 52.25278°W / -30.87500; -52.25278
Country  Brazil
Region South Region
State Rio Grande do Sul
Mesoregion Sudeste Rio-Grandense
Microregion Serras de Sudeste
Area[1][2]
 • Total 506.46 km2 (195.55 sq mi)
Elevation 140 m (460 ft)
Population (2015)[2]
 • Total 6,778
 • Density 13/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zone BRT/BRST (UTC-3/-2)
Postal code 96635-xxx
Website www.itacurubi.rs.gov.br

Amaral Ferrador is a municipality in the state Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. The population is 6,778 (2015 est.) in an area of 506.46 km².[2] It is situated on the Camaquã River.

Economy[edit]

The main economical activities are trade, agriculture (maize, tobacco and beans) and livestock (cattle, sheep and pork).

Demography[edit]

Its population consists of 60% Portuguese ancestry, 25% Polish ancestry and 15% Afro-Brazilians.

Bounding municipalities[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dados Gerais - Amaral Ferrador/RS" (in Portuguese). FAMURS. Retrieved 2008-03-23. 
  2. ^ a b c Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística

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