São José do Rio Prêto

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

São José do Rio Prêto

 

a city in southeastern Brazil, in São Paulo State. Population, 122,000 (1970). A highway junction, São José do Rio Prêto has a railroad station. There are enterprises of the chemical, textile, food-processing, and leather and footwear industries in the city.

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