Orosei

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Orosei
Comune
Comune di Orosei
church of San Giacomo Maggiore
church of San Giacomo Maggiore
Orosei is located in Italy
Orosei
Orosei
Location of Orosei in Italy
Coordinates: 40°23′N 9°42′E / 40.383°N 9.700°E / 40.383; 9.700Coordinates: 40°23′N 9°42′E / 40.383°N 9.700°E / 40.383; 9.700
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province Province of Nuoro (NU)
Frazioni Sos Alinos
Area
 • Total 90.4 km2 (34.9 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 6,148
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Demonym Oroseini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 08028
Dialing code 0784

Orosei (Sardinian: Orosèi) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 140 kilometres (87 mi) northeast of Cagliari and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) east of Nuoro. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 6,148 and an area of 90.4 square kilometres (34.9 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Orosei contains the frazioni (subdivisions) Sos Alinos and Cala Liberotto.

Orosei borders the following municipalities: Dorgali, Galtellì, Onifai, Siniscola.

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References[edit]

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