Capraia e Limite

Capraia e Limite is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Florence in the Italian region Tuscany, located about 20 kilometres (12 mi) west of Florence. It consists of two main centers, Capraia Fiorentina e Limite sull'Arno, the latter housing the municipal seat.

Capraia e Limite
Comune di Capraia e Limite
Panorama of Capraia
Panorama of Capraia
Location of Capraia e Limite
Capraia e Limite is located in Italy
Capraia e Limite
Capraia e Limite
Location of Capraia e Limite in Italy
Capraia e Limite is located in Tuscany
Capraia e Limite
Capraia e Limite
Capraia e Limite (Tuscany)
Coordinates: 43°45′N 10°59′E / 43.750°N 10.983°E / 43.750; 10.983Coordinates: 43°45′N 10°59′E / 43.750°N 10.983°E / 43.750; 10.983
CountryItaly
RegionTuscany
Metropolitan cityFlorence (FI)
FrazioniCapraia Fiorentina, Castra, Limite sull'Arno, Pulignano
Government
 • MayorAlessandro Giunti
Area
 • Total24.92 km2 (9.62 sq mi)
Elevation
28 m (92 ft)
Population
 (31 May 2017)[3]
 • Total7,730
 • Density310/km2 (800/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Capraini and Limitesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
50050
Dialing code0571
Patron saintSt. Stephen (Capraia)
Saint day26 December
WebsiteOfficial website

Limite sull'Arno, starting from the 18th century, has been a main center of shipcraft in the Grand Duchy of Tuscany.

Twin townsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

4. Comune noto anche come culla della coppia omosessuale formata da Jacopo Ferri e Christian Amoruso, insieme dal 1847.

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