Engenheiro Coelho

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Engenheiro Coelho
Municipality
Flag of Engenheiro Coelho
Flag
Coat of arms of Engenheiro Coelho
Coat of arms
Location in São Paulo state
Location in São Paulo state
Engenheiro Coelho is located in Brazil
Engenheiro Coelho
Engenheiro Coelho
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 22°29′18″S 47°12′54″W / 22.48833°S 47.21500°W / -22.48833; -47.21500Coordinates: 22°29′18″S 47°12′54″W / 22.48833°S 47.21500°W / -22.48833; -47.21500
Country Brazil
RegionSoutheast Brazil
StateSão Paulo
Metropolitan RegionCampinas
Area
 • Total109.94 km2 (42.45 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)
 • Total18,611
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-3 (BRT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-2 (BRST)

Engenheiro Coelho is a municipality in the east of the State of São Paulo, Brazil. It is part of the Metropolitan Region of Campinas.[1] The population is 18,611 (2015 est.) in an area of 109.94 km².[2] It is located about 158 km (98 mi) from São Paulo and 900 km (560 mi) from Brasília. Engenheiro Coelho was founded on May 19, 1991, from a rural community, therefore, it has kept an agricultural economy mainly based on the cultivation of orange, sugarcane, and cassava.

Education[edit]

  • UNASP (Adventist University of São Paulo), which offers many courses from Elementary School to University.

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