Siligo is a comune (municipality) in the region of Logudoro - Meilogu in the Province of Sassari in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 160 kilometres (99 mi) north of Cagliari and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) southeast of Sassari.

Siligo
Comune di Siligo
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Coat of arms of Siligo
Location of Siligo
Siligo is located in Italy
Siligo
Siligo
Location of Siligo in Sardinia
Siligo is located in Sardinia
Siligo
Siligo
Siligo (Sardinia)
Coordinates: 40°35′N 8°44′E / 40.583°N 8.733°E / 40.583; 8.733
CountryItaly
RegionSardinia
ProvinceSassari (SS)
Government
 • MayorGiovanni Porcheddu
Area
 • Total43.45 km2 (16.78 sq mi)
Elevation
400 m (1,300 ft)
Population
 (30 June 2020)Istat[2]
 • Total826
 • Density19/km2 (49/sq mi)
DemonymSilighesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
07040
Dialing code079
Patron saintSt. Victoria
Saint day23 December
WebsiteOfficial website
Children in traditional costume from Siligo.
The mesas of Monte Santo and Monte Pelau.

Siligo borders the following municipalities: Ardara, Banari, Bessude, Bonnanaro, Codrongianos, Florinas, Mores, Ploaghe.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ (in Italian) Dato Istat .