Fatima do Sul

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Fatima do Sul
Coordinates: 22 ° 22 ′  S , 54 ° 31 ′  W
Map: Mato Grosso do Sul
Fatima do Sul
Fátima do Sul on the map of Mato Grosso do Sul
Basic data
Country Brazil
State Mato Grosso do Sul
City foundation July 9, 1954
Residents 19,035  (2010)
City insignia
Bandeira de Fátima do Sul.png
Brasão de Fátima do Sul.png
Detailed data
surface 315 km 2
Population density 60 people / km 2
height 352  m
City structure 1 (Culturama)
Waters Rio Dourados
Post Code 79700-000
Time zone UTC −4
City Presidency Junior Vasconcelos (PSDB) (2013-2016)
City patron Nossa Senhora de Fátima
Website www.fatimadosul.ms.gov.br
Mesoregion southwest
Location of Fátima do Sul in Mato Grosso do Sul
Location of Fátima do Sul in Mato Grosso do Sul

Fátima do Sul , officially Município de Fátima do Sul , is a city in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso do Sul in the south-west mesoregion in the Dourados microregion .



The city is located 248 km from the capital of the state ( Campo Grande ) and 1263 km from the state capital ( Brasília ). The city borders on the neighboring towns of Dourados , Caarapó , Vicentina , Glória de Dourados and Deodápolis .


The city has a tropical climate ( AW ).


The city is located on the Rio Dourados , which belong to the river system of the Río de la Plata .


The area is part of the Cerrados (savannah of central Brazil).


The main industry is agriculture.


70% of the population are Roman Catholics , 23% belong to other Christian denominations.


The BR-376 federal road runs through the city.

Average Income and HDI

The median income in 2011 was 12,723 real and the human development index (HDI) was 0.714.

Web links

Commons : Fátima do Sul  - album with pictures, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. IBGE : Cidades @: Fátima do Sul. Retrieved October 17, 2014 (Portuguese).
  2. ^ Website of the Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística , accessed on October 17, 2014