Aglientu

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Aglientu
Comune
Comune di Aglientu
Vignola Mare
Vignola Mare
Aglientu is located in Sardinia
Aglientu
Aglientu
Location of Aglientu in Sardinia
Coordinates: 41°5′N 9°7′E / 41.083°N 9.117°E / 41.083; 9.117
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province Province of Olbia-Tempio (OT)
Government
 • Mayor Antonio Tirotto
Area
 • Total 147.7 km2 (57.0 sq mi)
Elevation 420 m (1,380 ft)
Population (31 December 2011[1])
 • Total 1,171
 • Density 7.9/km2 (21/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Aglientesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 07020
Dialing code 079
Website Official website

Aglientu (Gallurese: Santu Franciscu d'Aglièntu) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Olbia-Tempio in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 210 kilometres (130 mi) north of Cagliari and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) northwest of Olbia.

Aglientu borders the following municipalities: Aggius, Luogosanto, Santa Teresa Gallura, Tempio Pausania, Trinità d'Agultu e Vignola.

In 2005 hosted the Kitesurf World Cup; it is home to the Festa del Turista ("Tourist's Feast").

References[edit]

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