Pinhais is a municipality in Paraná state in Brazil. As of 2018, the population was 130,789.[2] It was emancipated from the municipality of Piraquara in 1992 and is part of the metropolitan region of Curitiba. It is the smallest municipality in Paraná by area. In its territory lies the Autódromo Internacional de Curitiba and the Expotrade Arena.

Pinhais
Buildings at the boundary between Pinhais and Curitiba
Buildings at the boundary between Pinhais and Curitiba
Flag of Pinhais
Flag
Nickname(s): 
"Terra dos pinheirais" / "Morada da Gralha-Azul"
(Land of the pine fields / Home of the Azure Jay)
Location of Pinhais in Paraná state and Brazil
Location of Pinhais in Paraná state and Brazil
Coordinates: 25°25′57″S 49°11′36″W / 25.43250°S 49.19333°W / -25.43250; -49.19333Coordinates: 25°25′57″S 49°11′36″W / 25.43250°S 49.19333°W / -25.43250; -49.19333
CountryBrazil Brazil
RegionSouth
StateParaná
FoundedMarch 20, 1992
Government
 • MayorLuiz Goularte Alves (PT)
Area
 • Total60.869 km2 (23.502 sq mi)
Elevation
893 m (2,930 ft)
Population
 (2018 est.[2])
 • Total130,789
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-2 (UTC-2)
HDI (2000)0.815 – high[3]
Websitewww.pinhais.pr.gov.br
Our Lady of Good Hope Church

EducationEdit

Private schools:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics" (in Portuguese). 2017. Retrieved 27 March 2019. 2018 Area Total
  2. ^ a b "Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics" (PDF) (in Portuguese). 2018. Retrieved 6 March 2019. 2018 Estimates of Population
  3. ^ [1] - UNDP
  4. ^ "Contact." Colégio Suíço-Brasileiro de Curitiba. Retrieved on April 25, 2016. "Street: Wanda dos Santos Mallmann, 537 Zip code: 83323-400 Pinhais (PR) - Brasil " - German, Portuguese

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