Tortora

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Tortora
Comune
Comune di Tortora
Tortora is located in Italy
Tortora
Tortora
Location of Tortora in Italy
Coordinates: 39°58′N 15°48′E / 39.967°N 15.800°E / 39.967; 15.800Coordinates: 39°58′N 15°48′E / 39.967°N 15.800°E / 39.967; 15.800
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Province Cosenza (CS)
Area
 • Total 58.26 km2 (22.49 sq mi)
Elevation 312 m (1,024 ft)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 5,974
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Demonym Tortoresi (Turturisi in the local dialect)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 87020
Dialing code 0985, 0973
Patron saint San Biagio Santo Patrono - Sant'Antonio da Padova Santo Protettore
Saint day 3 February
Website Official website

Tortora is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat); Tratto da Asmenet/Tortora (CS), 09-09-2008