Cardeto

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Cardeto
Comune
Comune di Cardeto
Cardeto is located in Italy
Cardeto
Cardeto
Location of Cardeto in Italy
Coordinates: 38°5′N 15°46′E / 38.083°N 15.767°E / 38.083; 15.767Coordinates: 38°5′N 15°46′E / 38.083°N 15.767°E / 38.083; 15.767
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Province Province of Reggio Calabria (RC)
Frazioni Pantano, Mannarella, Sant'Elia, Mallamaci, Cartalimi, Iriti, Piraino, Colachecco, Loddini, Castanea, Chimputo, Ambele, Lamberta, Giurricando, Garcea, Calvario,Scranò, Scala
Area
 • Total 36.3 km2 (14.0 sq mi)
Elevation 750 m (2,460 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)[1]
 • Total 2,195
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Demonym Cardetesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 89060
Dialing code 0965

Cardeto (Greek: Kardia) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 120 km southwest of Catanzaro and about 10 km southeast of Reggio Calabria. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,195 and an area of 36.3 km².[1]

The municipality of Cardeto contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Pantano (Greek: Pandaros), Mannarella, Sant'Elia, Mallamaci (Greek: Mallamakioi), Cartalimi, Iriti (Greek: Iritos), Piraino, Colachecco, Loddini, Castanea (Greek: Kastanià), Chimputo, Ambele (Greek: Amvyla), Lamberta, Giurricando, Garcea, Calvario,Scranò, and Scala.

Cardeto borders the following municipalities: Bagaladi, Reggio Calabria, Roccaforte del Greco.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)