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

Sapucaia do Sul
municipality
Flag of Sapucaia do Sul
Flag
Official seal of Sapucaia do Sul
Seal
Motto(s): 
Attitude, willpower and eyes on the future
RioGrandedoSul Municip SapucaiadoSul.svg
Sapucaia do Sul is located in Brazil
Sapucaia do Sul
Sapucaia do Sul
Location in Brazil
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
CountryBrazil
RegionSouth
StateRio Grande do Sul
Founded1961
Government
 • MayorLuis Rogério Link (PT)
Area
 • Total58.309 km2 (22.513 sq mi)
Elevation
35 m (115 ft)
Population
 (2018 est.)[2]
 • Total140,311
 • Density2,400/km2 (6,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-2 (UTC-2)
Websitesapucaiadosul.rs.gov.br

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.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics" (in Portuguese). 2017. Retrieved 27 March 2019. 2018 Area Total
  2. ^ "Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics" (PDF) (in Portuguese). 2018. Retrieved 6 March 2019. 2018 Estimates of Population