Paratinga

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Paratinga
Município de Paratinga
Municipality
Church of Matriz de Santo Antônio
Church of Matriz de Santo Antônio
Location of Paratinga in Bahia
Location of Paratinga in Bahia
Paratinga is located in Brazil
Paratinga
Paratinga
Location of Paratinga in Brazil
Coordinates: 12°41′27″S 43°11′02″W / 12.69083°S 43.18389°W / -12.69083; -43.18389Coordinates: 12°41′27″S 43°11′02″W / 12.69083°S 43.18389°W / -12.69083; -43.18389
Country  Brazil
Region Northeast
State Bandeira da Bahia.svg Bahia
Founded June 25, 1745
Government
 • Mayor Eliezer Pereira Dourado Filho (PP, 2013-2016)
Area
 • Total 2,624 km2 (1,013 sq mi)
Elevation 420 m (1,380 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Total 32,452
 • Density 12/km2 (32/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Paratinguense
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)
Website paratinga.ba.gov.br

Paratinga is a municipality in the state of Bahia in the North-East region of Brazil. Paratinga covers 2,624 km2 (1,013 sq mi), and has a population of 32,452 with a population density of 12 inhabitants per square kilometer.[1]

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  1. ^ "Paratinga" (in Portuguese). Brasília, Brazil: Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística. 2015. Retrieved 2015-08-16.