Camanducaia

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Camanducaia
Município
Camanducaia
Official seal of Camanducaia
Seal
Nickname(s): "Campos Queimados", "Kamandu"
Location in Minas Gerais
Location in Minas Gerais
Coordinates: 14°25′03″S 44°22′13″W / 14.41750°S 44.37028°W / -14.41750; -44.37028
Country Brazil
Region Southeast
State Minas Gerais
Founded July 20, 1868
Government
 • Mayor _________
Area
 • Total 527.572 km2 (203.697 sq mi)
Elevation 1,015 m (3,330 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 20,212
 • Density 40.0/km2 (104/sq mi)
  [1]
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)
HDI (2000) 0.775 – medium[2] (760th in Minas Gerais, 3,854th in Brazil)

Camanducaia is the southernmost municipality in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Inhabited by 20,212 in 2008.

The municipality contains part of the 180,373 hectares (445,710 acres) Fernão Dias Environmental Protection Area, created in 1997.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2008 IBGE statistics
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-10-03. Retrieved 2009-12-17.  - UNDP
  3. ^ APA Fernão Dias (in Portuguese), ISA: Instituto Socioambiental, retrieved 2016-10-02