Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Loreto (Maranhão) is a town and municipality of Brazil. At present date, Brazil has 5,564 municipalities, making the average municipality population 34,361. The average state in Brazil has 214 municipalities. Roraima is the least subdivided state, with 15 municipalities, while Minas Gerais is the most subdivided state, with 853.