Gallicano

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For the town in the province of Rome, see Gallicano nel Lazio.
Gallicano
Comune
Comune di Gallicano
Panorama of Gallicano from the cathedral
Panorama of Gallicano from the cathedral
Coat of arms of Gallicano
Coat of arms
Gallicano is located in Italy
Gallicano
Gallicano
Location of Gallicano in Italy
Coordinates: 44°4′N 10°26′E / 44.067°N 10.433°E / 44.067; 10.433Coordinates: 44°4′N 10°26′E / 44.067°N 10.433°E / 44.067; 10.433
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Province Province of Lucca (LU)
Frazioni Trassilico
Government
 • Mayor Maria Stella Adami in Bertoncini (since June 2004)
Area
 • Total 30.5 km2 (11.8 sq mi)
Elevation 186 m (610 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 3,837
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 55027
Dialing code 0583
Website Official website

Gallicano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Lucca in the Italian region Tuscany, located about 70 kilometres (43 mi) northwest of Florence and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) northwest of Lucca. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 3,837 and an area of 30.5 square kilometres (11.8 sq mi).[1]

The municipality is located in Serchio Valley, on the right bank of the Serchio River.

Gallicano borders the following municipalities: Barga, Borgo a Mozzano, Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, Coreglia Antelminelli, Fabbriche di Vallico, Fosciandora, Molazzana, Vergemoli.

Main sights[edit]

  • The Rocca (Castle) of Trassilico.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

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

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