Discover Sao Jose do Rio Preto

Foundation - March 19, 1852
Emancipation - July 19, 1894
Mayor – Edinho Araujo
Vice Mayor – Orlando Bolçone
Official website – www.riopreto.sp.gov.br

Located in the Northwest region of the State of São Paulo, 520 km from the capital, in the administrative region of São José do Rio Preto.

Reference in the countryside of São Paulo

420 km from the capital of São Paulo, the city of S. J. do Rio Preto Rio Preto is located in the Northwest region of the state of São Paulo and exerts direct influence over a region with more than 100 cities. It is an important road junction, cut by highways BR-153, Washington Luís and Assis Chateaubriand. It occupies an area of ​​431,963 km². The estimated population for 2020, second in the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics, is about 460 thousand inhabitants, or the twelfth most populous in São Paulo and the 52nd in the country.

It is two main industrial, cultural, educational and service centers of the interior of São Paulo with a great structure and optimal logistics to receive tourists.

Excellent to invest, dwell and keep franchises. Attractive for businesses in the most varied segments, the municipality appears as one of the two most important in Brazil and stands out in the interior of São Paulo.

As an informal regional pole, it places the city as a non-commercial reference in the provision of services, daily receiving thousands of residents of the microregion who seek the products and services offered in Rio Preto.

The flow of visitors, combined with the purchasing power of the local population, makes it the ideal place for investors to open or expand businesses in Rio Preto. The set of factors that place Rio Preto in a condition of prominence in the national scenario is the driving force that indicates a trend towards higher levels. The structure of the city has been worked on by the public power, with the execution of works that prepare the city for a planned expansion.

Institutional Video - São José do Rio Preto (Fevereiro/2022)

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  • Cerveja Itaipava
  • Unifev
  • Converd
  • Ruiz Coffees
  • T Flow


  • Flash Net Rio Preto
  • Iguatemi S. J. do Rio Preto
  • Hospital de Base
  • Graal
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