Sesto al Reghena

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Sesto al Reghena
Comune
Comune di Sesto al Reghena
The main gate of the abbey of Santa Maria in Sylvis.
The main gate of the abbey of Santa Maria in Sylvis.
Coat of arms of Sesto al Reghena
Coat of arms
Sesto al Reghena is located in Italy
Sesto al Reghena
Sesto al Reghena
Location of Sesto al Reghena in Italy
Coordinates: 45°51′N 12°49′E / 45.850°N 12.817°E / 45.850; 12.817
Country Italy
Region Friuli-Venezia Giulia
Province Pordenone (PN)
Frazioni Bagnarola, Ramuscello, Marignana
Government
 • Mayor Ivo Chiarot
Area
 • Total 40.5 km2 (15.6 sq mi)
Elevation 13 m (43 ft)
Population (31 December 2012)[1]
 • Total 6,393
 • Density 160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 33079-33071-33070-33073
Dialing code 0434
Website Official website

Sesto al Reghena (Friulian: Siest) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Pordenone in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia, located in the lower Friulian-Venetian plain about 80 kilometres (50 mi) northwest of Trieste and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southeast of Pordenone.

Sesto al Reghena borders the following municipalities: Chions, Cinto Caomaggiore, Cordovado, Gruaro, Morsano al Tagliamento, San Vito al Tagliamento.

Main sights[edit]

Sights include the abbey of Santa Maria in Sylvis, a Benedictine monastery built in the 8th century.

References[edit]

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

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