Casa Branca, São Paulo

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Casa Branca, São Paulo
Municipality
Casa Branca Cathedral 3.JPG
Flag of Casa Branca, São Paulo
Flag
Coat of arms of Casa Branca, São Paulo
Coat of arms
Location in São Paulo state
Location in São Paulo state
Casa Branca, São Paulo is located in Brazil
Casa Branca, São Paulo
Casa Branca, São Paulo
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 21°46′26″S 47°5′9″W / 21.77389°S 47.08583°W / -21.77389; -47.08583Coordinates: 21°46′26″S 47°5′9″W / 21.77389°S 47.08583°W / -21.77389; -47.08583
Country  Brazil
Region Southeast Region
State São Paulo
Area
 • Total 864 km2 (334 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 29,877
 • Density 35/km2 (90/sq mi)
Time zone BRT/BRST (UTC-3/-2)

Casa Branca (Portuguese for "White House") is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. The population is 29,877 (2015 est.) in an area of 864 km².[1] It was founded in 1841. Its nickname is "the Jabuticaba capital"[1]

It is known for the jabuticaba festival held in the month of September, in which people can purchase a variety of goods made from the fruit [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística
  2. ^ "Casa Branca - SP". Guia do Turismo Brasil.