Santa Luzia, Minas Gerais

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Santa Luzia
Município de Santa Luzia
Municipality of Santa Luzia
Top:Santa Luzia Administrative Office, Middle left:A monument of 1842 Liberal Revolution, Middle upper right:Floriano Peixoto Street, Middle lower right:Brasilia Avenue, shopping area, Bottom:Direita Street and Santa Luzia Cathedral
Top:Santa Luzia Administrative Office, Middle left:A monument of 1842 Liberal Revolution, Middle upper right:Floriano Peixoto Street, Middle lower right:Brasilia Avenue, shopping area, Bottom:Direita Street and Santa Luzia Cathedral
Flag
Flag
Coat of arms
Coat of arms
Motto(s): 
Hodie et Semper Nihil Déficit
Santa Luzia is located in Brazil
Santa Luzia
Santa Luzia
Localization of Santa Luzia in Brazil
Coordinates: 19°46′12″S 43°51′2″W / 19.77000°S 43.85056°W / -19.77000; -43.85056Coordinates: 19°46′12″S 43°51′2″W / 19.77000°S 43.85056°W / -19.77000; -43.85056
CountryBrazil
RegionSoutheast
StateMinas Gerais
Founded1692
Incorporated (as city)March 18, 1847
Government
 • MayorCarlos Calixto
Area
 • Municipality233.7 km2 (90.2 sq mi)
 • Urban
35 km2 (14 sq mi)
Elevation
751 m (2,464 ft)
Population
(2012)[1]
 • Municipality205,666
 • Density880/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Demonym(s)luziense
Time zoneUTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-2 (UTC-2)

Santa Luzia is a Brazilian municipality located in the state of Minas Gerais. The city belongs to the mesoregion Metropolitana de Belo Horizonte and to the microregion of Belo Horizonte. Its population in 2012 was 205,666.

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  1. ^ "Estimativas das Populações Residentes, em 1º de julho de 2012, Segundo os Municípios" (PDF) (in Portuguese). IBGE. Retrieved 2012-08-31.