Santo Amaro (district of São Paulo)

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This article is about the district of the city of São Paulo. For the subprefecture with the same name, see Subprefecture of Santo Amaro.
Santo Amaro
Location in the city of São Paulo
Location in the city of São Paulo
Estação Santo Amaro.jpg
Country Brazil
State São Paulo
City São Paulo
 • Type Subprefecture
 • Subprefect Ailton Araujo Brandão
 • Total 15.6 km2 (6.0 sq mi)
Population (2000)
 • Total 52.411
 • Density 3.360/km2 (8.70/sq mi)
HDI 0.943 –high
Website Subprefecture of Santo Amaro

Santo Amaro is a district in the subprefecture of the same name in the southern area of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It was formerly a separate municipality until 1933, when it was incorporated to the municipality of São Paulo.

A German school, Ginasio Humboldt Santo Amaro, was previously in Santo Amaro.[1]


  1. ^ "Deutscher Bundestag 4. Wahlperiode Drucksache IV/3672" (Archive). Bundestag (West Germany). 23 June 1965. Retrieved on 12 March 2016. p. 19/51. "Ginasio Humboldt Santo Amaro Sao Paulo Rua da Matrica 204"