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Pontes Gestal

Coordinates: 20°10′0″S 49°42′12″W / 20.16667°S 49.70333°W / -20.16667; -49.70333
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Pontes Gestal
Coat of arms of Pontes Gestal
Location in São Paulo state
Location in São Paulo state
Pontes Gestal is located in Brazil
Pontes Gestal
Pontes Gestal
Location in Brazil
Coordinates: 20°10′0″S 49°42′12″W / 20.16667°S 49.70333°W / -20.16667; -49.70333
StateSão Paulo
 • Total218 km2 (84 sq mi)
 (2020 [1])
 • Total2,577
 • Density12/km2 (31/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC−3 (BRT)

Pontes Gestal is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. The population is 2,577 (2020 est.) in an area of 218 km2.[2] The elevation is 449 m.


In telecommunications, the city was served by Companhia de Telecomunicações do Estado de São Paulo until 1973, when it began to be served by Telecomunicações de São Paulo.[3] In July 1998, this company was acquired by Telefónica, which adopted the Vivo brand in 2012.[4]

The company is currently an operator of cell phones, fixed lines, internet (fiber optics/4G) and television (satellite and cable).[4]


  1. ^ IBGE 2020
  2. ^ Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística
  3. ^ "Creation of Telesp - April 12, 1973". www.imprensaoficial.com.br (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2024-05-26.
  4. ^ a b "Our History - Telefônica RI". Telefônica. Retrieved 2024-05-26.