Priolo Gargallo

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Priolo Gargallo
Comune
Comune di Priolo Gargallo
Priolo-Panorama.JPG
Priolo Gargallo is located in Italy
Priolo Gargallo
Priolo Gargallo
Location of Priolo Gargallo in Italy
Coordinates: 37°10′N 15°11′E / 37.167°N 15.183°E / 37.167; 15.183Coordinates: 37°10′N 15°11′E / 37.167°N 15.183°E / 37.167; 15.183
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province Province of Siracuse (SR)
Area
 • Total 57.6 km2 (22.2 sq mi)
Elevation 30 m (100 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 12,009
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Demonym Priolesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 96010
Dialing code 0931
Website Official website

Priolo Gargallo (Sicilian: Priolu) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Syracuse, Sicily (Italy). It is about 190 kilometres (120 mi) southeast of Palermo and about 13 kilometres (8 mi) northwest of Syracuse. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 12,009 and an area of 57.6 square kilometres (22.2 sq mi).[1]

The name Priolo Gargallo comes from the nobleman Marquis Gargallo who owned land in this part of Sicily.

Priolo Gargallo borders the following municipalities: Melilli, Syracuse, Solarino, Sortino.

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References[edit]

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

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