Santo Antônio de Jesus

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Santo Antônio de Jesus
Municipality
Location in Bahia  state
Location in Bahia state
Santo Antônio de Jesus is located in Brazil
Santo Antônio de Jesus
Santo Antônio de Jesus
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 12°58′9″S 39°15′40″W / 12.96917°S 39.26111°W / -12.96917; -39.26111Coordinates: 12°58′9″S 39°15′40″W / 12.96917°S 39.26111°W / -12.96917; -39.26111
Country  Brazil
Region Northeast Region
State Bahia
Mesoregion Metropolitana de Salvador
Microregion Santo Antônio de Jesus
Area
 • Total 261.35 km2 (100.91 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 101,548
 • Density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone BRT (UTC-3)

Santo Antônio de Jesus is a city in the eastern part of the state of Bahia, Brazil, located west of the state capital Salvador. It is part of the mesoregion Metropolitana de Salvador. The population is 101,548 (2015 est.) in an area of 261.35 km².[1] It is an important commercial and a service centre in the micro-region.

Neighboring municipalities[edit]

Population history[edit]

Year Population
2004 84,057
2006 86,876
2015 101,548

Persons[edit]

Famous persons includes Júnior, a five-time champion for the Brazilian national football team of football (soccer).

City hall of Santo Antonio de Jesus, Bahia

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