Piracaia is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. The population is 26,688 (2015 est.) in an area of 386 km². The elevation is 792 m. The municipality was established in 1859 as Santo Antônio da Cachoeira, but its name was changed into Piracaia on August 20, 1906.
Location in São Paulo state
Location in Brazil
|Coordinates: 23°3′14″S 46°21′29″W|
|• Total||386 km2 (149 sq mi)|
|• Density||69/km2 (180/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC-03:00 (BRT)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-02:00 (BRST)|