Sapucaia do Sul

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Sapucaia do Sul
municipality
Motto: Attitude, willpower and eyes on the future
RioGrandedoSul Municip SapucaiadoSul.svg
Coordinates: 29°50′20″S 51°08′38″W / 29.83889°S 51.14389°W / -29.83889; -51.14389Coordinates: 29°50′20″S 51°08′38″W / 29.83889°S 51.14389°W / -29.83889; -51.14389
Country Brazil
Region South
State Rio Grande do Sul
Founded 1961
Government
 • Mayor Luis Rogério Link (PT)
Area
 • Total 58.6 km2 (22.6 sq mi)
Elevation 35 m (115 ft)
Population (2006 est.)
 • Total 137,750
 • Density 2,348.92/km2 (6,083.7/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)
Website sapucaiadosul.rs.gov.br

Sapucaia do Sul is a municipality in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

Sapucaia do Sul is a commercial city, and some industries have been there since the 1960s. The city is crossed by BR-116, one of the most important roads in Brazil.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Estimativa populacional 2014 IBGE". Estimativa populacional 2014. Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). 1 July 2014. Retrieved 29 August 2014.