Descalvado

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Descalvado
Municipality
Flag of Descalvado
Flag
Coat of arms of Descalvado
Coat of arms
Location in São Paulo  state
Location in São Paulo state
Descalvado is located in Brazil
Descalvado
Descalvado
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 21°54′14″S 47°36′10″W / 21.90389°S 47.60278°W / -21.90389; -47.60278Coordinates: 21°54′14″S 47°36′10″W / 21.90389°S 47.60278°W / -21.90389; -47.60278
Country  Brazil
Region Southeast Region
State São Paulo
Mesoregion Araraquara
Microregion São Carlos
Area
 • Total 753.7 km2 (291.0 sq mi)
Elevation 679 m (2,228 ft)
Population (2015)
 • Total 32,980
 • Density 44/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone BRT/BRST (UTC-3/-2)
Postal code 13690-000
Area code +55 19
Website www.descalvado.sp.gov.br

Descalvado is a municipality in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. The population is 32,980 (2015 est.) in an area of 753.7 km².[1]

History[edit]

The city was founded firstly as a settlement in the 1880s and was one of the main coffee producer in São Paulo's golden coffee plantation years.

Economy[edit]

Descalvado's economy is farming based and sugar cane and poultry are its main products.

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