Placanica

Placanica (Greek: Lakonikà)[citation needed] is a comune (commune or municipality) in the Province of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) south of Catanzaro and about 80 kilometres (50 mi) northeast of Reggio Calabria. Placanica borders the following communes: Caulonia, Pazzano, Stignano.

Placanica
Griko: Lakonìka
Comune di Placanica
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Coat of arms of Placanica
Location of Placanica
Placanica is located in Italy
Placanica
Placanica
Location of Placanica in Italy
Placanica is located in Calabria
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Placanica
Placanica (Calabria)
Coordinates: 38°25′N 16°27′E / 38.417°N 16.450°E / 38.417; 16.450
CountryItaly
RegionCalabria
Metropolitan cityReggio Calabria (RC)
Government
 • MayorRocco Mario Clemeno
Area
 • Total29.3 km2 (11.3 sq mi)
Population
 (December 2007)[3]
 • Total1,308
 • Density45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Placanichesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
89040
Dialing code0964

See alsoEdit

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 from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)