Lages

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Lages
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Nickname(s): Princesa da Serra (Princess of the Serra)
Location in the state of Santa Catarina and Brazil
Coordinates: 27°48′57″S 50°19′33″W / 27.81583°S 50.32583°W / -27.81583; -50.32583Coordinates: 27°48′57″S 50°19′33″W / 27.81583°S 50.32583°W / -27.81583; -50.32583
Country Brazil
Region South
State Santa Catarina
Founded November 22 1776
Government
 • Mayor Renato Nunes de Oliveira
Area
 • Total 2.644.313 km2 (1.02 sq mi)
Elevation 916 m (3,005 ft)
Population (2006)[1]
 • Total 159,604
 • Density 63.7/km2 (165/sq mi)
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)

Lages is a city of the Santa Catarina state, in Brazil. The biggest city in Santa Catarina is Joinville.

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