Arzana (Italian: [ˈartsana]; Sardinian: Àrtzana) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 90 kilometres (56 mi) northeast of Cagliari and about 10 kilometres (6 mi) west of Tortolì.

Arzana
Àrtzana  (Sardinian)
Comune di Arzana
Location of Arzana
Arzana is located in Italy
Arzana
Arzana
Location of Arzana in Sardinia
Arzana is located in Sardinia
Arzana
Arzana
Arzana (Sardinia)
Coordinates: 39°55′N 9°32′E / 39.917°N 9.533°E / 39.917; 9.533Coordinates: 39°55′N 9°32′E / 39.917°N 9.533°E / 39.917; 9.533
CountryItaly
RegionSardinia
ProvinceNuoro (NU)
Government
 • MayorMarco Melis
Area
 • Total162.49 km2 (62.74 sq mi)
Population
 (30 April 2017)[2]
 • Total2,430
 • Density15/km2 (39/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Arzanesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
08040
Dialing code0782
WebsiteOfficial website

Arzana borders the following municipalities: Aritzo, Desulo, Elini, Gairo, Ilbono, Jerzu, Lanusei, Seui, Seulo, Tortolì, Villagrande Strisaili, Villaputzu. Arzana is located about 670 metres (2,200 ft) above sea level. In the town of Arzana stands Punta la Marmora, the highest peak in Sardinia.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.