Jequitinhonha (mesoregion)

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Mesoregion of
Location of the Mesoregion of Jequitinhonha
Location of the Mesoregion of Jequitinhonha
Coordinates: 16°51′00″S 42°04′12″W / 16.85000°S 42.07000°W / -16.85000; -42.07000Coordinates: 16°51′00″S 42°04′12″W / 16.85000°S 42.07000°W / -16.85000; -42.07000
Country  Brazil
Region Southeast
State  Minas Gerais
 • Total 50,143.249 km2 (19,360.417 sq mi)
Population (2010/IBGE)
 • Total 981,121
 • Density 23.8/km2 (62/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (BRT)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (BRST)
Area code(s) +55 33, 38

Vale do Jequitinhonha (English: Jequitinhonha River valley) , or simply Jequitinhonha, is one of the twelve mesoregions of the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais. It is composed of 51 municipalities[1] spread across five microregions.


  1. ^ "Produto Interno Bruto dos Municípios" [GDP of the Brazilian Municipalities] (PDF) (in Portuguese). Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE). 1 November 2010. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 April 2014. Retrieved 23 December 2014.