|Comune di Barrafranca|
|Province / Metropolitan city||Enna (EN)|
|• Mayor||Fabio Accardi|
|• Total||53.64 km2 (20.71 sq mi)|
|Elevation||450 m (1,480 ft)|
|Population (30 Mary 2012)|
|• Density||240/km2 (620/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Patron saint||Saint Alexander I, Pope|
|Saint day||May 3|
A Roman fortification known as Calloniana, in 1529 it took the current name from the local Barresi family.
Sights include the Cathedral (18th century, in late Sicilian Baroque style ) with a painting attributed to Filippo Paladino, and the St. Benedict's Monastery, another example of late Baroque architecture. The church of Santa Maria dell'Itria houses an Annunciation by Mattia Preti.
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