Ollastra (Sardinian: Ollasta) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Oristano in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 90 kilometres (56 mi) northwest of Cagliari and about 14 kilometres (9 mi) northeast of Oristano.

Ollastra

Ollasta
Comune di Ollastra
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Location of Ollastra
Ollastra is located in Italy
Ollastra
Ollastra
Location of Ollastra in Sardinia
Ollastra is located in Sardinia
Ollastra
Ollastra
Ollastra (Sardinia)
Coordinates: 39°57′N 8°44′E / 39.950°N 8.733°E / 39.950; 8.733Coordinates: 39°57′N 8°44′E / 39.950°N 8.733°E / 39.950; 8.733
CountryItaly
RegionSardinia
ProvinceProvince of Oristano (OR)
Government
 • MayorGiovannino Angelo Cianciotto
Area
 • Total21.47 km2 (8.29 sq mi)
Elevation
23 m (75 ft)
Population
 (31 December 017)[3]
 • Total1,212
 • Density56/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Ollastrini
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
09084
Dialing code0783

Ollastra Simaxis borders the following municipalities: Fordongianus, Siapiccia, Simaxis, Villanova Truschedu, Zerfaliu.

From 1928 to 1946 the place was a frazione of nearby Simaxis and was therefore known as Ollastra Simaxis. It changed its name to simply Ollastra in 1991.

ReferencesEdit

  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.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: National Institute of Statistics (Italy) (Istat).