Santa Fé do Sul

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Santa Fé do Sul
Municipality
The Municipality of
Santa Fé do Sul
Flag of Santa Fé do Sul
Flag
Official seal of Santa Fé do Sul
Seal
Location of Santa Fé do Sul
Location of Santa Fé do Sul
Santa Fé do Sul is located in Brazil
Santa Fé do Sul
Santa Fé do Sul
Location of Santa Fé do Sul
Coordinates: 20°16′08″S 50°32′45″W / 20.26889°S 50.54583°W / -20.26889; -50.54583Coordinates: 20°16′08″S 50°32′45″W / 20.26889°S 50.54583°W / -20.26889; -50.54583
Country  Brazil
Region Southeast
State  São Paulo
Mesoregion São José do Rio Preto
Government
 • Mayor Antonio Carlos Favaleça
Area
 • Municipality 208.2 km2 (80.4 sq mi)
Elevation 370 m (1,210 ft)
Population (2010/IBGE)
 • Municipality 29,239
 • Density 140.43/km2 (363.7/sq mi)
 • Urban 28,088
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)
Postal Code 15775-000
Area code(s) +55 17
'HDI (UNDP/2000) 0.809 – high
Website Prefecture of Santa Fé do Sul, São Paulo

Santa Fé do Sul is a municipality in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. The population is of 29,239 (IBGE/2010)[1] and the area is 208.2 km².

It is located on the northwest of the state, 642 km from the city of São Paulo, and is a tourist resort on the Paraná River. Santa Fé do Sul belongs to the Mesoregion of São José do Rio Preto

Economy[edit]

The Tertiary sector is the economic basis of Santa Fé. Commerce, services and public administration corresponds to 63.5% of the city GDP. Industry is relevant, with 34.8% of the GDP, and the Primary sector corresponds to 1.7%.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2010 Census of the IBGE - Population - Table 2.1.20" (PDF). IBGE.gov.br. Retrieved 14 July 2011.
  2. ^ "Municipal Profile at SEADE". SEADE.gov.br. Archived from the original on 23 August 2011. Retrieved 15 July 2011.