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Cirò Marina is a comune and town with a population of 14,000 people in the province of Crotone, in Calabria, Italy.

Cirò Marina
Comune di Cirò Marina
Location of Cirò Marina
Cirò Marina is located in Italy
Cirò Marina
Cirò Marina
Location of Cirò Marina in Italy
Cirò Marina is located in Calabria
Cirò Marina
Cirò Marina
Cirò Marina (Calabria)
Coordinates: 39°22′10″N 17°07′40″E / 39.36944°N 17.12778°E / 39.36944; 17.12778
CountryItaly
RegionCalabria
ProvinceCrotone (KR)
FrazioniL'Attiva, La Cappella, Santa Venere
Government
 • MayorNicodemo Parrilla
Area
 • Total70 km2 (30 sq mi)
Elevation
351 m (1,152 ft)
Population
 (1 January 2016)[2]
 • Total14,902
 • Density210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Ciromarinesi or in dialect Marinoti
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
88811
Dialing code0962
Patron saintSan Cataldo
Saint daymay 10

HistoryEdit

Ciro Marina was conquered by the Spanish in the 16th century.

EconomyEdit

Ciro Marina relies on the production of oil, wine, cereals, citruses and intense breeding of cattle.

Ciro Marina's natural resources are the beaches and its historical sites which have yet to be exploited and adds benefits to the town's economy.

See alsoEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.