Macedônia

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Macedônia
Flag of Macedônia
Flag
Coat of arms of Macedônia
Coat of arms
Location in São Paulo state
Location in São Paulo state
Macedônia is located in Brazil
Macedônia
Macedônia
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 20°8′45″S 50°11′40″W / 20.14583°S 50.19444°W / -20.14583; -50.19444Coordinates: 20°8′45″S 50°11′40″W / 20.14583°S 50.19444°W / -20.14583; -50.19444
CountryBrazil
RegionSoutheast
StateSão Paulo
MesoregionSão José do Rio Preto
MicroregionFernandópolis
Area
 • Total328 km2 (127 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 [1])
 • Total3,692
 • Density11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-03:00 (BRT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-02:00 (BRST)
Websitewww.macedonia.sp.gov.br

Macedônia is a municipality (município) in the Brazilian state of São Paulo.[2][3] The population is 3,692 (2020 est.) in an area of 328 km².[4] Its elevation is 502 m.

Etymology[edit]

Municipality's name has derived from the ancient Kingdom of Macedonia, of the same name.

References[edit]

  1. ^ IBGE 2020
  2. ^ "From Brazil to Macedonia: Carnival Ignites Colorful Celebrations". NBC News. 2014.
  3. ^ "Macedônia" (PDF). Brasilglobalnet.gov.br. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-04-07. Retrieved 2014-04-03.
  4. ^ Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística