São Paulo

São Paulo is the largest city in , with a municipality population of 12.1 million, and about 21.3 million in its metropolitan region - the second most populous of the Southern Hemisphere.

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São Paulo's city downtown area is where the city was founded, in 1554.

West is a region in . If the Downtown represents the São Paulo of the past, probably no other region represents the São Paulo of present day as well as the West.

is a region of . With about 2.7 million people, it is the most populous region and the main reduct of São Paulo's working classes, a true "City of Workers".


is a region of . It is the wealthiest region of the city on average, although it does contain some poorer areas, especially in the extreme south.

Northeast is a region of . A rural area turned residential, it is now known for its large exposition and event centers, and many of the city's largest events, including the São Paulo Carnaval Parade, happen here.

region is commonly used by people of São Paulo to refer to the area around Avenida .

Southeast is a region of . It can be described as a "transition zone" between its three surrounding regions: the Historic Center, the "City of New Rich" and the "City of Workers", mixing characteristics of these three regions.

is a region of . It is the largest region of the municipality of São Paulo, and although the second most populous, it is by far the least densely populated.

Northwest is a region of . It is mostly suburban and residencial similar to the Far East, with the difference that considerable portions of the region remain rural or unoccupied.

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Abkhazian:  Сан-Паулу Amharic:  ሳው ፓውሉ Arabic:  ساو باولو Armenian:  Սան Պաուլու Aymara:  San Pauluw Bashkir:  Сан-Паулу Basque:  Sao Paulo Belarusian:  Сан-Паўлу Bengali:  সাঁউ পাউলু Bishnupriya:  সাও পাউলো Bosnian:  Sao Paulo Bulgarian:  Сао Пауло Burmese:  ဆောပိုလိုမြို့ Chuvash:  Сан-Паулу Crimean Tatar:  San Paulu Dhivehi:  ސައޮ ޕައުލޯ Eastern Mari:  Сан-Паулу Egyptian Arabic:  ساو باولو Esperanto:  San-Paŭlo Galician:  San Paulo
Gan Chinese:  聖保羅 Georgian:  სან-პაულუ Greek:  Σάο Πάολο Haitian:  São Paolo Hebrew:  סאו פאולו Hindi:  साओ पाउलो Ido:  Sao Paulo Italian:  San Paolo Japanese:  サンパウロ Kalmyk:  Сан-Паулу Kannada:  ಸಾವೊ ಪಾಲೊ Komi:  Сан-Паулу Korean:  상파올로 Korean:  상파올루 Korean:  상파울로 Korean:  상파울루 Latin:  Urbs Paulistana Latvian:  Sanpaulu Lithuanian:  San Paulas Lojban:  sankt. paulos
Macedonian:  Сао Паоло Malayalam:  സാവോ പോളോ Marathi:  साओ पाउलो Mazanderani:  سائوپائولو Mirandese:  San Poulo Narom:  San Paulu Official Aramaic:  ܣܐܘ ܦܐܘܠܘ Ossetian:  Сан-Паулу Persian:  سائوپائولو Piemontese:  San Pàul ëd Brasil Portuguese:  Sampa Portuguese:  São Paulo capital Russian:  Сан-Паулу Rusyn:  Сан Пауло Sardinian:  Sao Paulo Serbian:  Сао Пауло Serbo-Croatian:  Sao Paulo Sicilian:  San Paulu dû Brasili Tajik:  Сан-Паулу Tamil:  சாவோ பாவுலோ
Tatar:  Сан-Паулу Telugu:  శఒ పౌలొ Tetum:  Saun Paulu Thai:  เซาเปาลู Tok Pisin:  San Paulu Turkish:  Sao Paulo Turkmen:  San-Paulu Uighur:  San Pawlo Ukrainian:  Сан-Паулу Urdu:  ساؤ پالو Uzbek:  San Paulu Venetian:  San Poło del Braxil Walloon:  Sawo Pålo Western Panjabi:  ساؤ پولو Wu Chinese:  聖保羅 Yakut:  Сан Паулу Yiddish:  סאו פאולא BRSAO

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