Tortorici

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Tortorici
Comune
Comune di Tortorici
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Coat of arms of Tortorici
Coat of arms
Tortorici is located in Italy
Tortorici
Tortorici
Location of Tortorici in Italy
Coordinates: 38°2′N 14°49′E / 38.033°N 14.817°E / 38.033; 14.817
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province Messina (ME)
Frazioni Batana, Bruca, Capreria, Capuccini, Colla, Casitti, Fiumara, Grandusa, Grazia, Ilombati, Lembo, Martini, Masugna, Mercurio, Marù, Moira, Pagliara, Parisi, Piano Canne, Potame, Pullo, San Leonardo, Salvo, Sant'Andrea, Santa Nagra, Sceti, Sciortino, Serro Alloro, Serro Polino, S. Sergio
Government
 • Mayor Carmelo Rizzo Nervo
Area
 • Total 70.2 km2 (27.1 sq mi)
Elevation 450 m (1,480 ft)
Population (31 March 2010[1])
 • Total 7,582
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Demonym Oricensi or Tortoriciani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 98078
Dialing code 0941
Website Official website

Tortorici (Sicilian: Turturici) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 130 kilometres (81 mi) east of Palermo and about 70 kilometres (43 mi) west of Messina.

Located in the Nebrodi regional park, Tortorici borders the following municipalities: Bronte, Castell'Umberto, Floresta, Galati Mamertino, Longi, Randazzo, San Salvatore di Fitalia, Sinagra, Ucria.

References[edit]

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

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