Engenheiro Coelho

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Engenheiro Coelho
Municipality
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
Region Southeast Brazil
State São Paulo
Metropolitan Region Campinas
Area
 • Total 109.94 km2 (42.45 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 18,611
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) BRST (UTC-2)

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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