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Comune di Spilinga
Spilinga is located in Italy
Location of Spilinga in Italy
Coordinates: 38°38′N 15°54′E / 38.633°N 15.900°E / 38.633; 15.900Coordinates: 38°38′N 15°54′E / 38.633°N 15.900°E / 38.633; 15.900
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Province Province of Vibo Valentia (VV)
Frazioni Panaìa, Monte Poro
 • Total 18.7 km2 (7.2 sq mi)
Elevation 650 m (2,130 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 1,665
 • Density 89/km2 (230/sq mi)
Demonym Spilingesi o Spilingoti
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 89864
Dialing code 0963
Patron saint San Giovanni Battista (Saint John Baptist)

Spilinga is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Vibo Valentia in the Italian region Calabria, located about 70 km southwest of Catanzaro and about 15 km west of Vibo Valentia. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 1,665 and an area of 18.7 km².[1]

The municipality of Spilinga contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Panaìa and Monte Poro.

Spilinga borders the following municipalities: Drapia, Joppolo, Limbadi, Nicotera, Ricadi, Rombiolo, Zungri.

Demographic evolution[edit]


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