Muçum

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Muçum
Municipality
Location within Rio Grande do Sul
Location within Rio Grande do Sul
Muçum is located in Brazil
Muçum
Muçum
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 29°10′S 51°53′W / 29.167°S 51.883°W / -29.167; -51.883Coordinates: 29°10′S 51°53′W / 29.167°S 51.883°W / -29.167; -51.883
Country  Brazil
State Rio Grande do Sul
Area
 • Total 110,892 km2 (42,816 sq mi)
Elevation 77 m (253 ft)
Population
 • Total 4,791
 • Density 0.043/km2 (0.11/sq mi)
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) BRST (UTC-2)
Postal code 95970-000

Muçum is a little town in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

Founded in January, 31 of 1959 (57 years) also known as "Princesa das Pontes" because the railroad crossing the Taquari river.

The settlers came to the town by the Taquari river from Portugal, Italy, Germany and Poland;

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