Tarsia

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Not to be confused with Tarsier.
Tarsia
Comune
Comune di Tarsia
Tarsia is located in Italy
Tarsia
Tarsia
Location of Tarsia in Italy
Coordinates: 39°37′N 16°16′E / 39.617°N 16.267°E / 39.617; 16.267Coordinates: 39°37′N 16°16′E / 39.617°N 16.267°E / 39.617; 16.267
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Province Cosenza (CS)
Area
 • Total 49.35 km2 (19.05 sq mi)
Elevation 192 m (630 ft)
Population (2007)[1]
 • Total 2,272
 • Density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Demonym Tarsiani or tarsioti
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 87040
Dialing code 0981
Patron saint San Francesco da Paola
Saint day Last Sunday in May
Website Official website

Tarsia (Greek: Tarsos) is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. The ancient town of Caprasia is thought to be the modern Tarsia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)