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Coordinates: 22°45′40″S 47°09′15″W / 22.76111°S 47.15417°W / -22.76111; -47.15417

Paulínia
Municipality
The Municipality of Paulínia
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Flag of Paulínia
Flag
Official seal of Paulínia
Seal
Location of Paulinia
Location of Paulinia
Paulínia is located in Brazil
Paulínia
Paulínia
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 22°45′40″S 47°09′15″W / 22.76111°S 47.15417°W / -22.76111; -47.15417
Country Brazil
RegionSoutheast
StateSão Paulo
MacrometropolisSão Paulo
Founded16 July 1906
Government
 • MayorDixon Ronan Carvalho
Area
 • Total138.78 km2 (53.58 sq mi)
Elevation
590 m (1,940 ft)
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total100,128
 • Density720/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-3 (BRT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-2 (BRST)
Postal Code
13140-001 to 13159-999
Area code(s)+55 19
WebsitePaulinia, São Paulo

Paulínia is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. It is part of the São Paulo Macrometropolis.[2] The population is 100,128 (2016 est.) in an area of 138.78 km².[1] The elevation is 590 m. It is known for hosting the Replan, the largest refinery of Petrobras.[3]

HistoryEdit

The municipality was created in 1964 from a part of the municipality of Campinas.

SportsEdit

Paulínia Futebol Clube is the municipality's football club. They play their home games at Estádio Municipal Luís Perissinoto.

NeighborhoodsEdit

EconomyEdit

Boehringer Ingelheim inaugurated a new production site for veterinary vaccines in 2017.[5]

See alsoEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística
  2. ^ Região Metropolitana de Campinas
  3. ^ "Replan Refinery, Brazil". Hydrocarbons-technology.com. Kable. Retrieved 10 August 2014.
  4. ^ Unidade de Conservação: Área de Relevante Interesse Ecológico Mata de Santa Genebra (in Portuguese), MMA: Ministério do Meio Ambiente, retrieved 8 May 2016
  5. ^ Associação Brasileira de Marketing Rural e Agronegócio (AMBRA): Boehringer Ingelheim Saúde Animal inaugura a mais moderna fábrica de vacinas contra Febre Aftosa da América Latina. placed: 30 May 2017. retrieved 10 July 2017 (Portuguese language).