Marataízes

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Marataizes
City
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Flag of Marataizes
Flag
Official seal of Marataizes
Seal
Nickname(s): 
Location of Marataizes in the State of Espirito Santo
Location of Marataizes in the State of Espirito Santo
Marataizes is located in Brazil
Marataizes
Marataizes
Location of Marataizes in the State of Espirito Santo
Coordinates: 21°45′14″S 41°19′26″W / 21.75389°S 41.32389°W / -21.75389; -41.32389
CountryBrazil
RegionSoutheast
Bandeira do Espírito Santo.svg Espírito SantoBrazil State EspiritoSanto.svg
FoundedJaneiro 14, 1992
Government
 • MayorJander Nunes Vidal (PSDB)
Area
 • Total133.075 km2 (51.381 sq mi)
Elevation
2 m (7 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total34,140
 • Rank14th
 • Density260/km2 (660/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-3
Postal Code
29345-000
Area code(s)+55 28
Websitewww.marataizes.es.gov.br

Marataízes is a municipality located by the Atlantic Ocean in southern Espírito Santo, Brazil. It has a population of 34,140 and holds as such the highest density in the state. Marataízes is a tourist city.

The municipality contains the 42.20 hectares (104.3 acres) Falésias de Marataízes Natural Monument, created in 2008 to protect the cliffs to the south of the town.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Monumento Natural Municipal Falésias de Marataízes (in Portuguese), MERCOSUR, retrieved 2016-10-24