Caroebe

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Caroebe
Municipality
The Municipality of Caroebe
Flag of Caroebe
Flag
Official seal of Caroebe
Seal
Location of Caroebe in the State of Roraima
Location of Caroebe in the State of Roraima
Coordinates: 00°53′02″N 59°41′45″W / 0.88389°N 59.69583°W / 0.88389; -59.69583Coordinates: 00°53′02″N 59°41′45″W / 0.88389°N 59.69583°W / 0.88389; -59.69583
Country  Brazil
Region North
State Bandeira de Roraima.svg Roraima
Founded November 4, 1994
Government
 • Mayor Arnaldo Muniz (PR)
Area
 • Total 12.066 km2 (4.659 sq mi)
Elevation 135 m (443 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 7,400
 • Density 0.48/km2 (1.2/sq mi)
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Time zone UTC-4
HDI (2000) 0.661 – medium[2]

Caroebe is a municipality located in the southeast of the state of Roraima in Brazil. Its population is 7,400 (as of 2008) and its area is 12,066 km². It is the easternmost municipality in Roraima and the only one to border the state of Pará.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2008 IBGE statistics
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-10-03. Retrieved 2009-12-17.  - UNDP