Tupanciretã

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Tupanciretã
Municipality
Location in Rio Grande do Sul  state
Location in Rio Grande do Sul state
Tupanciretã is located in Brazil
Tupanciretã
Tupanciretã
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 29°4′50″S 53°50′9″W / 29.08056°S 53.83583°W / -29.08056; -53.83583Coordinates: 29°4′50″S 53°50′9″W / 29.08056°S 53.83583°W / -29.08056; -53.83583
Country  Brazil
Region South Region
State Rio Grande do Sul
Mesoregion Centro Ocidental Rio-Grandense
Microregion Santiago
Area
 • Total 2,251.86 km2 (869.45 sq mi)
Elevation 465 m (1,526 ft)
Population (2015)
 • Total 23,521
 • Density 10/km2 (27/sq mi)
Time zone BRT/BRST (UTC-3/-2)
Postal code 98170-000
Website www.tupancireta.rs.gov.br

Tupanciretã is a municipality of the western part of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. The population is 23,521 (2015 est.) in an area of 2251.86 km².[1] Its elevation is 465 m. The name comes from the Tupi language. It is located west of the state capital of Porto Alegre and northeast of Alegrete.

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