Siniscola

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Siniscola
Comune
Comune di Siniscola
Capo Comino beach
Capo Comino beach
Coat of arms of Siniscola
Coat of arms
Siniscola is located in Italy
Siniscola
Siniscola
Location of Siniscola in Italy
Coordinates: 40°35′N 9°42′E / 40.583°N 9.700°E / 40.583; 9.700Coordinates: 40°35′N 9°42′E / 40.583°N 9.700°E / 40.583; 9.700
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province Nuoro (NU)
Frazioni Berchida, Capo Comino, La Caletta, Santa Lucia, Iscra e Voes
Government
 • Mayor Rocco Celentano
Area
 • Total 199.9 km2 (77.2 sq mi)
Elevation 40 m (130 ft)
Population (31 august 2013)[1]
 • Total 11,420
 • Density 57/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym Siniscolesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 08029
Dialing code 0784
Patron saint St. John the Baptist
Saint day June 24
Website Official website

Siniscola (Sardinian: Thiniscòle) is a comune (municipality) in the province of Nuoro in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 160 kilometres (99 mi) northeast of Cagliari and about 45 kilometres (28 mi) northeast of Nuoro. Siniscola borders the following municipalities: Irgoli, Lodè, Lula, Onifai, Orosei, Posada, Torpè.

References[edit]

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