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Campinas
Municipality
The Municipality o Campinas
Images frae top, left tae richt: Metropolitan Cathedral, a avenue in Campinas's dountoun, a auld railwey station, Mogiana Palace, a monument to the heroes of Constitutionalist Revolution (in Saudade Cemetery), a bus terminus, Central aurie o Campinas as seen frae Torre do Castelo, a belvedere.

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Nickname(s): Cidade das Andorinhas, Brazilian Silicon Valley, Princesa d'Oeste
Location o Campinas
Campinas is located in Brazil
Campinas
Campinas
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 22°54′3″S 47°03′26″W / 22.90083°S 47.05722°W / -22.90083; -47.05722
Kintra Banner o Brazil Brazil
Region Sootheast
State São Paulo
Foondit 14 Julie 1774
Government
 • Mayor Jonas Donizette (PSB)
Area
 • Municipality 795.667 km2 (307.209 sq mi)
 • Metro 3,645 km2 (1,407 sq mi)
Elevation 555-780 m (1,821–2,559 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Municipality 1,098,630 (14t)
 • Density 1,358.6/km2 (3,519/sq mi)
 • Metro 2,633,523
Time zone Brasilia Offeecial Time (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) Brazilian Daylicht Savin Time (UTC-2)
Postal Code 13000-000
Area code(s) +55 19
Website Campinas, São Paulo

Campinas (Portuguese pronunciation: [kɐ̃ˈpinɐs], Plains) is a Brazilian ceety o São Paulo State, in the kintra's Sootheast Region. Accordin tae the 2010 Census, the ceety population is 1,080,999,[1] makkin it the fowerteent maist populous Brazilian ceety an the third in the São Paulo state. The ceety's metropolitan aurie, the Greater Campinas, as o 2013, conteens nineteen ceeties, includin Campinas, an haes a total population o 2,232,297 fowk.[2]

The ceety is hame tae the Varsity o Campinas, ane o the maist prestigious in Laitin Americae.

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Campinas is twinned wi:[3]

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Campinas an the follaeing ceeties hae agreed upon sisterheid Protocol of Intentions:

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Coordinates: 22°54′03.29″S 47°03′26.26″W / 22.9009139°S 47.0572944°W / -22.9009139; -47.0572944