São Leopoldo

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Ceety o São Leopoldo
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Offeecial seal o Ceety o São Leopoldo
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Location in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Location in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Kintra Brazil
Region Sooth
State Rio Grande do Sul
Foondit 1824
Incorporatit 1846 (toun)
  1864 (ceety)
Govrenment
 • Mayor Ary José Vanazzi (PT)
Area
 • Total 102.31 km2 (39.50 sq mi)
Elevation 26 m (85 ft)
Population (2006 est.)
 • Tot 212,498
 • Density 2,077/km2 (5,380/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Simmer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)
Wabsteid Prefeitura de São Leopoldo

São Leopoldo is an important Brazilian industrial ceety locatit in the sooth state o Rio Grande do Sul.

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It occupees a total aurie o 103.9 km² (aroond 80 km² urban aurie) at circa 30 km frae the State Caipital, Porto Alegre. The climate is sub-tropical, wi temperaturs varyin frae 2°C minimum at Winter tae mair than 40°C maximum durin simmer time. Simmers are fairly dry.

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Establisht on 25 Julie 1824, bi German immigrants, São Leopoldo is considered the cradle o German cultur in Brazil, that is tae say, it is the first offeecial ceety designed bi the naitional Brazilian govrenor tae stairt the German plan o immigration in the kintra. It haed, in 2006, a population o approximately 210,000.

São Leopoldo is ane o the 13 ceeties alang the Rota Romântica ('Romantic Route'), a touristic scenic route that runs frae the State Caipital towards the Serra Gaúcha.

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