Pedara

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Pedara
Comune
Comune di Pedara
Pedara is located in Italy
Pedara
Pedara
Location of Pedara in Italy
Coordinates: 37°37′N 15°4′E / 37.617°N 15.067°E / 37.617; 15.067Coordinates: 37°37′N 15°4′E / 37.617°N 15.067°E / 37.617; 15.067
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province Province of Catania (CT)
Area
 • Total 19.2 km2 (7.4 sq mi)
Elevation 610 m (2,000 ft)
Population (December 2004)
 • Total 11,233
 • Density 590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Demonym Pedaresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 95030
Dialing code 095
Patron saint Mary SS. Annunciation
Saint day 25 march
Website Official website

Pedara (Sicilian: Pirara) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Catania in the Italian region Sicily, located about 224 kilometres (139 mi) southeast of Palermo and about 11 kilometres (7 mi) north of Catania. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 11,233 and an area of 19.2 square kilometres (7.4 sq mi).[1] Pedara borders Mascalucia, Nicolosi, San Giovanni la Punta, Trecastagni, Tremestieri Etneo, and Zafferana Etnea municipalities.

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References[edit]

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

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