São João da Fronteira

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São João da Fronteira
Municipality
Location in Piauí  state
Location in Piauí state
São João da Fronteira is located in Brazil
São João da Fronteira
São João da Fronteira
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 3°57′20″S 41°15′27″W / 3.95556°S 41.25750°W / -3.95556; -41.25750Coordinates: 3°57′20″S 41°15′27″W / 3.95556°S 41.25750°W / -3.95556; -41.25750
Country  Brazil
Region Northeast Region
State Piauí
Microregion Litoral Piauiense
Area
 • Total 764.86 km2 (295.31 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 5,898
 • Density 7.7/km2 (20/sq mi)
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)
Website www.stoantonioaventureiro.mg.gov.br

São João da Fronteira (Portuguese meaning "Saint John of the frontier") is a municipality in the western part of the state of Piauí in Brazil. The population is 5,898 (2015 est.) in an area of 764.86 km².[1] The elevation is 458 m.

The municipality contains part of the 1,592,550 hectares (3,935,300 acres) Serra da Ibiapaba Environmental Protection Area, created in 1996.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística
  2. ^ APA Serra da Ibiapaba (in Portuguese), ISA: Instituto Socioambiental, retrieved 2017-02-10 

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