Castiglione Cosentino

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Castiglione Cosentino
Comune
Comune di Castiglione Cosentino
Castiglione within the Province of Cosenza
Castiglione within the Province of Cosenza
Castiglione Cosentino is located in Italy
Castiglione Cosentino
Castiglione Cosentino
Location of Castiglione Cosentino in Italy
Coordinates: 39°21′N 16°17′E / 39.350°N 16.283°E / 39.350; 16.283Coordinates: 39°21′N 16°17′E / 39.350°N 16.283°E / 39.350; 16.283
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Province Cosenza (CS)
Frazioni Filari, Orbo, Pristini, Quolata, San Biagio, Santa Lucia, Valle La Fontana, Volata
Area
 • Total 13 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation 350 m (1,150 ft)
Population
 • Total 3,062
 • Density 240/km2 (610/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 87040
Dialing code 0984

Castiglione Cosentino is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy.

Geography[edit]

Located in the north of the suburban area of Cosenza, Castiglione borders with the municipalities of Rende, Rose and San Pietro in Guarano. It counts the hamlets (frazioni) of Filari, Orbo, Pristini, Quolata, San Biagio, Santa Lucia, Valle La Fontana and Volata.

Transport[edit]

The railway station, part of the Paola-Cosenza line, is located in Quattromiglia, a hamlet of Rende.

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External links[edit]

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