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Santa Bárbara, Minas Gerais

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Santa Bárbara
Município de Santa Bárbara
Municipality o Santa Bárbara
Coat o airms
Coat airms
Location of Santa Bárbara
Santa Bárbara is located in Brazil
Santa Bárbara
Santa Bárbara
Localization o Santa Bárbara in Brazil
Coordinates: 19°57′S 43°24′W / 19.950°S 43.400°W / -19.950; -43.400Coordinates: 19°57′S 43°24′W / 19.950°S 43.400°W / -19.950; -43.400
Kintra Brazil
State Minas Gerais
Foondit4 Dizember 1704
Incorporated (as ceety)6 Julie 1858
 • TeepMayor-cooncil
 • BodiPrefeitura da Municipal de Santa Bárbara
 • MayorLeris Felisberto Braga (PRB)
 • Total684.20 km2 (264.17 sq mi)
from 713 to 1,863 m (from 2,339 to 6,112 ft)
 • Total27,850
 • Density40,7/km2 (1,050/sq mi)
 • Demonym
Time zoneUTC−3
 • Summer (DST)UTC-2 (BDT)
Postal Code
Area code(s)(+55) 31
Location o Santa Bárbara athin Minas Gerais

Santa Bárbara is a Brazilian ceety foondit in 1704 an locatit in the state o Minas Gerais.


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Currently its economy is based on airn an gowd minin. The ceety produces honey an charcoal in muckle scale an aw.


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The ceety wis a pioneer in muisic eddication in public schools in Brazil, wi the "Music in Schools" project. Portuguese is the offeecial naitional leid, an sicweys the primary leid taught in schools. Inglis an Spanish are baith taught as seicont leids.

Eddicational institutions

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  • Public Schuils: 22
  • Private Schuils: 4

As in the rest o Brazil, fitbaa is the maist popular sport amang locals.


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The wairmest month is Februar wi a average temperatur o 20 °C an the cauldest is Julie wi 13.6 °C. The mean annual temperatur is 17.4 °C.


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Santa Bárbara haes fower destricts: Florália, Barra Feliz, Brumal an Conceição dae Rio Acima.
Besides thir, the ceety hooses several subdestricts an landwart commonties an aw: Sumidouro, Santana dae Morro, Galego, Vigário da Vara, Cruz dos Peixotos, André dae Mato Dentro, Barro Branco, Cachoeira de Florália, Mutuca an Costa Lacerda.

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