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Teulada (Latin: Tegula[3]) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of South Sardinia in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) southwest of Cagliari.

Teulada
Comune di Teulada
Vista panoramica di Teulada.jpg
Coat of arms of Teulada
Coat of arms
Location of Teulada
Teulada is located in Italy
Teulada
Teulada
Location of Teulada in Sardinia
Teulada is located in Sardinia
Teulada
Teulada
Teulada (Sardinia)
Coordinates: 38°58′N 8°46′E / 38.967°N 8.767°E / 38.967; 8.767
CountryItaly
RegionSardinia
ProvinceSouth Sardinia
FrazioniFoxi, Genniomus, Gutturu Saidu, Is Carillus, Malfatano, Masoni de Monti, Masoni de Susu, Matteu, Perdaiola, Perdalonga, Sa Portedda, Su de Is Seis, Su Fonnesu
Government
 • MayorDaniele Serra
Area
 • Total246.2 km2 (95.1 sq mi)
Elevation
50 m (160 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total3,559
 • Density14/km2 (37/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Teuladini (in Italian) or teuladesi (in Sardinian)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
09019
Dialing code070
Websitewww.comune.teulada.ca.it/

The località of Sant'Isidoro di Teulada is one of the possible sites of the ancient Roman city of Bithia (also called Biotha and Biora).[4]

The Battle of Cape Spartivento was a short World War Two naval battle on 27 November 1940 when HMS Newcastle and three other British cruisers engaged and exchanged fire with a number of ships of the Italian navy.

Twin townsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  3. ^ Hazlitt's Classical Gazetteer, p. 338 Archived 2011-06-05 at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ Hazlitt's Classical Gazetteer, p.75 Archived 2011-06-05 at the Wayback Machine

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