Lima Duarte is a city and municipality in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. It has a population of 16166 inhabitants (2010) and a total area of and lies at an elevation of in the foothills of the Mantiqueira Mountains. It was given city status in 1881.
Ibitipoca state park is situated within the municipality about from the city center.
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The name of the city has no connection to the famous Brazilian actor Lima Duarte, but was in homage to Conselheiro José Rodrigues de Lima Duarte, political leader from Barbacena, who in the nineteenth century was Minister of the Navy and a Senator of the Empire.
The city's economy is mainly based on tourism and the dairy industry.