Gerocarne (Calabrian: Riuracàrne) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Vibo Valentia in the Italian region Calabria, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) southwest of Catanzaro and about 15 kilometres (9 mi) southeast of Vibo Valentia. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,391 and an area of 44.9 square kilometres (17.3 sq mi).[3]

Gerocarne
Greek: Hierakarés
Comune di Gerocarne
Location of Gerocarne
Gerocarne is located in Italy
Gerocarne
Gerocarne
Location of Gerocarne in Italy
Gerocarne is located in Calabria
Gerocarne
Gerocarne
Gerocarne (Calabria)
Coordinates: 38°35′N 16°13′E / 38.583°N 16.217°E / 38.583; 16.217Coordinates: 38°35′N 16°13′E / 38.583°N 16.217°E / 38.583; 16.217
CountryItaly
RegionCalabria
ProvinceProvince of Vibo Valentia (VV)
FrazioniAriola, Ciano, Sant'Angelo
Area
 • Total44.9 km2 (17.3 sq mi)
Population
 (Dec. 2004)[2]
 • Total2,391
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Gerocarnesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
89831
Dialing code0963
Patron saintSan Rocco

Gerocarne borders the following municipalities: Arena, Dasà, Dinami, Francica, Mileto, Serra San Bruno, Sorianello, Soriano Calabro, Spadola, Stefanaconi.

Demographic evolutionEdit

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.