Franco da Rocha

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Franco da Rocha
Municipality
VIADUTO DE FRANCO DA ROCHA.jpg
Flag of Franco da Rocha
Flag
Coat of arms of Franco da Rocha
Coat of arms
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Franco da Rocha is located in Brazil
Franco da Rocha
Franco da Rocha
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 23°19′43″S 46°43′28″W / 23.32861°S 46.72444°W / -23.32861; -46.72444Coordinates: 23°19′43″S 46°43′28″W / 23.32861°S 46.72444°W / -23.32861; -46.72444
Country  Brazil
Region Southeast Brazil
State São Paulo
Metropolitan Region São Paulo
Government
 • Mayor Kiko Celeguim (PT)
Area
 • Total 132.78 km2 (51.27 sq mi)
Population (2015)[1]
 • Total 145,755
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) BRST (UTC-2)
HDI (2000) 0,778 – medium
Website Franco da Rocha

Franco da Rocha is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. It is part of the Metropolitan Region of São Paulo.[2] The population is 145,755 (2015 est.) in an area of 132.78 km².[1] The suburban city is served by CPTM Line 7 (Ruby).

The municipality contains the 2,058 hectares (5,090 acres) Juqueri State Park, created in 1993.[3]

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