Acre (state) facts for kids
|State of Acre|
Location of the State of Acre in Brazil
|• Total||152,581 km2 (58,912 sq mi)|
|Population (2010 census)|
|• Density||4.802649/km2 (12.43880/sq mi)|
|• Density rank||23rd|
|• Year||2006 estimate|
|• Total||R$ 4,835,000,000 (26th)|
|• Per capita||R$ 7,041 (18th)|
|• Category||0.751 – medium (17th)|
|Time zone||BRT-1 (UTC-4)|
|Postal Code||69900-000 to 69999-000|
|ISO 3166 code||BR-AC|
Acre is a state in the Northern Region of Brazil. It borders other two states, Amazonas and Rondônia. It also borders two countries, Bolivia and Peru. Its capital city is Rio Branco. Other important cities are: Cruzeiro do Sul, Tarauacá, Sena Madureira, and Brasiléia.
In 1889, the Bolivians tried to control the area again and there were fights.
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Arena da Floresta stadium.
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