Itapipoca

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Itapipoca
Partial view of Itapipoca city center
Partial view of Itapipoca city center
Flag of Itapipoca
Flag
Official seal of Itapipoca
Seal
Nickname(s): Portuguese: Cidade dos Três Climas (The city of the three climates)
Location in Ceará
Location in Ceará
Itapipoca is located in Brazil
Itapipoca
Itapipoca
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 3°29′38″S 39°34′44″W / 3.49389°S 39.57889°W / -3.49389; -39.57889Coordinates: 3°29′38″S 39°34′44″W / 3.49389°S 39.57889°W / -3.49389; -39.57889
Country  Brazil
Region Northeast
State Ceará
Mesoregion North of Ceará
Microregion Itapipoca
Founded February 3, 1823
Incorporated (municipality) August 31, 1915
Government
 • Mayor Dagmauro Sousa Moreira
Area[1]
 • Total 1,614.682 km2 (623.432 sq mi)
Elevation 109 m (358 ft)
Population (2014)[2]
 • Total 123,613
 • Density 76.55/km2 (198.3/sq mi)
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)
CEP postal code 62500-000
Area code 88
HDI (2010)[3] 0,640
Website www.itapipoca.ce.gov.br

Itapipoca is a city in Ceará, Brazil. It was founded in 1823.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Área territorial oficial" [Official Territorial Area] (in Portuguese). Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). 2002-10-10. Retrieved 2014-12-03. 
  2. ^ "Estimativas de população para 1º de julho de 2014" [Population Estimation as of July 1st 2014] (in Portuguese). Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). Retrieved 2014-12-03. 
  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 2015-04-20.