Americana

Americana

Americana (Portuguese pronunciation: [ameɾiˈkɐnɐ]) is a municipality (município) located in the Brazilian state of São Paulo. It is part of the Metropolitan Region of Campinas.[1] The population is 229,322 (2015 est.) in an area of 133.91 km².[2] The original settlement developed around the local railway station, founded in 1875, and the development of a cotton weaving factory in a nearby farm.

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