Porto Feliz

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Porto Feliz
Municipality
A street in downtown Porto Feliz
A street in downtown Porto Feliz
Coat of arms of Porto Feliz
Coat of arms
Location in São Paulo state
Location in São Paulo state
Porto Feliz is located in Brazil
Porto Feliz
Porto Feliz
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 23°12′53″S 47°31′26″W / 23.21472°S 47.52389°W / -23.21472; -47.52389Coordinates: 23°12′53″S 47°31′26″W / 23.21472°S 47.52389°W / -23.21472; -47.52389
Country  Brazil
Region Southeast Brazil
State São Paulo
Metropolitan Region Sorocaba
Founded October 13, 1797
Government
 • Prefect Levi Rodrigues Vieira (PSD)
Area
 • Total 556.69 km2 (214.94 sq mi)
Elevation 523 m (1,716 ft)
Population (2015)
 • Total 51,928
 • Density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) BRST (UTC-2)
Website www.portofeliz.sp.gov.br

Porto Feliz (Portuguese: Happy Haven) is a municipality in the Brazilian state of São Paulo. It is part of the Metropolitan Region of Sorocaba.[1] The population is 51,928 (2015 est.) in an area of 556.69 km².[2] The elevation is 523 m. The largest factory in the city called a Porto Feliz S/A is responsible for the demand for corrugated cardboard packaging of the entire state and all Brazil. The mother of Queen Silvia of Sweden, Alice Soares de Toledo, was born in this city.

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