|Mesoregion||Metropolitan of Belo Horizonte|
|Incorporated||May 25, 1955|
|• Mayor||Antônio Brandão|
|• Total||247,160 sq mi (640,150 km2)|
|Elevation||2,890 ft (880 m)|
|Time zone||UTC−3 (BRT)|
Brumadinho (Portuguese pronunciation: [bɾumaˈdʒiɲu]) is a Brazilian municipality in the state of Minas Gerais. The city belongs to the Belo Horizonte metropolitan mesoregion and to the microregion of Belo Horizonte. Brumadinho is at an altitude of 880 m. In 2020 the population was 40,666. The municipality is on the Paraopeba River.
The Inhotim Museum of Contemporary Art, one of the most important art venues of Brazil, is in the city.
Brumadinho was settled in 1689. The Banda São Sebastião Musical Corporation, a symphonic band, was founded on May 13, 1929, by Tarcilio Gomes da Costa in Brumadinho. The municipality of Brumadinho itself was officially established on December 17, 1938.
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- IBGE 2020
- "Ranking decrescente do IDH-M dos municípios do Brasil" [Ranking of HDI-M of Brazilian Municipalities] (PDF) (in Portuguese). United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). 2010. Retrieved August 3, 2013.
- Parque Estadual da Serra do Rola-Moça (in Portuguese), IEF, archived from the original on July 11, 2016, retrieved January 16, 2017
- "Vale Mining Company to pay $7 Billion in Compensation for Brazil Dam Collapse". Retrieved February 4, 2021.
- "Brumadinho dam collapse in Brazil: Vale mine chief resigns". Retrieved March 3, 2019.
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