Tortorici

Tortorici (Sicilian: Turturici) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 130 kilometres (81 mi) east of Palermo and about 70 kilometres (43 mi) west of Messina.

Tortorici
Comune di Tortorici
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Coat of arms of Tortorici
Location of Tortorici
Tortorici is located in Italy
Tortorici
Tortorici
Location of Tortorici in Italy
Tortorici is located in Sicily
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Tortorici
Tortorici (Sicily)
Coordinates: 38°2′N 14°49′E / 38.033°N 14.817°E / 38.033; 14.817
CountryItaly
RegionSicily
Metropolitan cityMessina (ME)
FrazioniBatana, Bruca, Capreria, Capuccini, Colla, Casitti, Fiumara, Grandusa, Grazia, Ilombati, Lembo, Martini, Masugna, Mercurio, Marù, Moira, Pagliara, Parisi, Piano Canne, Potame, Pullo, San Leonardo, Salvo, Sant'Andrea, Santa Nagra, Sceti, Sciortino, Serro Alloro, Serro Polino, S. Sergio
Government
 • MayorCarmelo Rizzo Nervo
Area
 • Total70.2 km2 (27.1 sq mi)
Elevation
450 m (1,480 ft)
Population
 (31 March 2017[2])[3]
 • Total6,287
 • Density90/km2 (230/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Oricensi or Tortoriciani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
98078
Dialing code0941
WebsiteOfficial website

Located in the Nebrodi regional park, Tortorici borders the following municipalities: Bronte, Castell'Umberto, Floresta, Galati Mamertino, Longi, Randazzo, San Salvatore di Fitalia, Sinagra, Ucria.

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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. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  3. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.

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