Itaporanga, São Paulo

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Itaporanga
Municipality
Coat of arms of Itaporanga
Coat of arms
Location in São Paulo  state
Location in São Paulo state
Itaporanga is located in Brazil
Itaporanga
Itaporanga
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 23°42′28″S 49°29′23″W / 23.70778°S 49.48972°W / -23.70778; -49.48972Coordinates: 23°42′28″S 49°29′23″W / 23.70778°S 49.48972°W / -23.70778; -49.48972
Country  Brazil
Region Southeast Region
State São Paulo
Area
 • Total 508 km2 (196 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 15,115
 • Density 30/km2 (77/sq mi)
Time zone BRT/BRST (UTC-3/-2)

Itaporanga is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. The population is 15,115 (2015 est.) in an area of 508 km².[1] The elevation is 589 m. This place name comes from the Tupi language and means "beautiful stone" (itá = "stone", porang = "beautiful").

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