Santa Sofia d'Epiro

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Santa Sofia d'Epiro
Comune
Comune di Santa Sofia d'Epiro
Coat of arms of Santa Sofia d'Epiro
Coat of arms
Santa Sofia d'Epiro is located in Italy
Santa Sofia d'Epiro
Santa Sofia d'Epiro
Location of Santa Sofia d'Epiro in Italy
Coordinates: 39°33′N 16°20′E / 39.550°N 16.333°E / 39.550; 16.333
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Province Cosenza (CS)
Government
 • Mayor Francesco Sanseverino
Area
 • Total 39 km2 (15 sq mi)
Elevation 558 m (1,831 ft)
Population (31 May 2010)
 • Total 2,954
 • Density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Demonym Sofioti (Albanese: Shënsofjotë)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 87048
Dialing code 0984
Website Official website

Santa Sofia d'Epiro (Albanian: Shen Sophia e Epirit) is an Arberesh town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy.

The town is bordered by Acri, Bisignano, San Demetrio Corone and Tarsia.

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