Arzana

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Arzana
Comune
Comune di Arzana
Arzana is located in Italy
Arzana
Arzana
Location of Arzana in Italy
Coordinates: 39°55′N 9°32′E / 39.917°N 9.533°E / 39.917; 9.533Coordinates: 39°55′N 9°32′E / 39.917°N 9.533°E / 39.917; 9.533
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province Province of Ogliastra (OG)
Area
 • Total 162.5 km2 (62.7 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 2,660
 • Density 16/km2 (42/sq mi)
Demonym Arzanesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 08040
Dialing code 0782

Arzana, Àrtzana in sardinian language, is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Ogliastra in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 90 kilometres (56 mi) northeast of Cagliari and about 10 kilometres (6 mi) west of Tortolì. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,660 and an area of 162.5 square kilometres (62.7 sq mi).[1]

Arzana borders the following municipalities: Aritzo, Desulo, Elini, Gairo, Ilbono, Jerzu, Lanusei, Seui, Seulo, Tortolì, Villagrande Strisaili, Villaputzu.

Territory[edit]

Arzana is located about 670 metres (2,200 ft) above sea level. In the town of Arzana stands Punta la Marmora, the highest peak in Sardinia.

Notable people[edit]

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.