Santo Antônio de Jesus

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Santo Antônio de Jesus
Flag of Santo Antônio de Jesus
Coat of arms of Santo Antônio de Jesus
Coat of arms
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
MesoregionMetropolitana de Salvador
MicroregionSanto Antônio de Jesus
 • Total261.35 km2 (100.91 sq mi)
 (2018 est. [1])
 • Total100,605
 • Density380/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-03:00 (BRT)

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 100,605 (2018 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


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


  1. ^ a b "Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics" (PDF). 2018. Retrieved 6 March 2019. 2018 Estimates of Population

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