Sannicola

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Sannicola
Comune
Comune di Sannicola
Sannicola is located in Italy
Sannicola
Sannicola
Location of Sannicola in Italy
Coordinates: 40°6′N 18°4′E / 40.100°N 18.067°E / 40.100; 18.067Coordinates: 40°6′N 18°4′E / 40.100°N 18.067°E / 40.100; 18.067
Country Italy
Region Puglia
Province Lecce (LE)
Frazioni Chiesanuova, Lido Conchiglie, San Simone
Area
 • Total 27 km2 (10 sq mi)
Elevation 75 m (246 ft)
Population (30 November 2008)[1]
 • Total 5,924
 • Density 220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Demonym Sannicolesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 73017
Dialing code 0833
Patron saint Madonna delle Grazie
Saint day 8 September
Website Official website

Sannicola is a town and comune in the Italian province of Lecce in the Apulia region of south-east Italy.

History[edit]

Sannicola the town contains an old Roman defensive tower to protect it against Saracene and Byzantine invaders.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Population from ISTAT
  2. ^ Vacation In Calabria

External links[edit]

Media related to Sannicola at Wikimedia Commons