Roccalumera

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Roccalumera
Comune
Comune di Roccalumera
Roccalumera is located in Italy
Roccalumera
Roccalumera
Location of Roccalumera in Italy
Coordinates: 37°59′N 15°24′E / 37.983°N 15.400°E / 37.983; 15.400Coordinates: 37°59′N 15°24′E / 37.983°N 15.400°E / 37.983; 15.400
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province Province of Messina (ME)
Frazioni Allume, Sciglio
Area
 • Total 8.8 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
Elevation 7 m (23 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 4,145
 • Density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym Roccalumeresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 98027
Dialing code 0942
Website Official website

Roccalumera is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 180 kilometres (110 mi) east of Palermo and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) southwest of Messina. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 4,145 and an area of 8.8 square kilometres (3.4 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Roccalumera contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Allume and Sciglio.

Roccalumera borders the following municipalities: Fiumedinisi, Furci Siculo, Mandanici, Nizza di Sicilia, Pagliara.

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References[edit]

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

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