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Official seal of Confins
Location in Minas Gerais
Location in Minas Gerais
Confins is located in Brazil
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 19°37′45″S 43°59′30″W / 19.62917°S 43.99167°W / -19.62917; -43.99167Coordinates: 19°37′45″S 43°59′30″W / 19.62917°S 43.99167°W / -19.62917; -43.99167
Country  Brazil
Region Southeast
State Minas Gerais
Mesoregion Metropolitan of Belo Horizonte
Microregion Belo Horizonte
Incorporated December 21st, 1995
 • Mayor Geraldo Gonçalves dos Santos
 • Total 16,219 sq mi (42,008 km2)
Population (2013)[2]
 • Total 6,336
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) BRST (UTC-2)
Area code(s) 31
HDI (2010) [3] 0.747
Website Official Website

Confins is a Brazilian municipality located in the state of Minas Gerais. Its population as of 2006 is estimated to be 5,802 people. The area of the municipality is 42.008 km². The city belongs to the mesoregion Metropolitana de Belo Horizonte and to the microregion of Belo Horizonte. It is home of the international airport of Belo Horizonte, Tancredo Neves International Airport.


  1. ^ "Área territorial oficial" [Official Territorial Area] (in Portuguese). Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). 2002-10-10. Retrieved 2010-12-05. 
  2. ^ "Estimativa População 2013" [Population estimation - 2013] (PDF) (in Portuguese). Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). 2013-08-29. Retrieved 2013-08-29. 
  3. ^ "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 2013-08-03. 

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