Jacurso (Calabrian: Jicùrzu; Greek: Iakyrsos) is a village and comune in the province of Catanzaro in the Calabria region of southern Italy.

Jacurso
Comune di Jacurso
Location of Jacurso
Jacurso is located in Italy
Jacurso
Jacurso
Location of Jacurso in Italy
Jacurso is located in Calabria
Jacurso
Jacurso
Jacurso (Calabria)
Coordinates: 38°50′45″N 16°22′50″E / 38.84583°N 16.38056°E / 38.84583; 16.38056Coordinates: 38°50′45″N 16°22′50″E / 38.84583°N 16.38056°E / 38.84583; 16.38056
CountryItaly
RegionCalabria
ProvinceCatanzaro (CZ)
Area
 • Total21 km2 (8 sq mi)
Elevation
441 m (1,447 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2013)[2]
 • Total638
 • Density30/km2 (79/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Jacursesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
88020
Dialing code0968
Patron saintSan Sebastiano
Saint day20 January
WebsiteOfficial website

The village is renowned for its production of homemade ice cream.[3]

Notes and 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. ^ "Il Gelato di Jacurso" (in Italian). Retrieved 14 May 2021.