Valderice

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Valderice
Comune
Comune di Valderice
Valderice seen from Erice.jpg
Valderice is located in Italy
Valderice
Valderice
Location of Valderice in Italy
Coordinates: 38°3′N 12°37′E / 38.050°N 12.617°E / 38.050; 12.617Coordinates: 38°3′N 12°37′E / 38.050°N 12.617°E / 38.050; 12.617
Country Italy
Region Sicily Sicily
Province Trapani (TP)
Frazioni Bonagia, Sant'Andrea, Crocevie, Lentina, Casalbianco, Chiesanuova, Crocci, Lenzi
Government
 • Mayor Lucia Blunda (since May 27, 2003)
Area
 • Total 52 km2 (20 sq mi)
Elevation 240 m (790 ft)
Population (December 31, 2004)
 • Total 11,544
 • Density 220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Demonym Valdericini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 91019
Dialing code 0923
Website Official website

Valderice (Sicilian: Valdèrici) is a town and comune in North-Western Sicily, Italy, administratively part of the province of Trapani. It has 11,544 inhabitants as of 2004. The city is located in the inland, close to the provincial capital city of Trapani, but includes also a seaside frazione, Bonagia, in its territory.

Valderice by Gabriel Valentini