Bivongi

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Bivongi
Comune
Comune di Bivongi
Town of Bivongi.jpg
Coat of arms of Bivongi
Coat of arms
Bivongi is located in Italy
Bivongi
Bivongi
Location of Bivongi in Italy
Coordinates: 38°29′N 16°27′E / 38.483°N 16.450°E / 38.483; 16.450
CountryItaly
RegionCalabria
Metropolitan cityReggio Calabria (RC)
FrazioniMelodari, Condoianni
Government
 • MayorErnesto Augusto Riggio
Area
 • Total25.3 km2 (9.8 sq mi)
Elevation270 m (890 ft)
Population (December 2007[1])[1]
 • Total1,490
 • Density59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Bivongesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code89040
Dialing code0964

Bivongi (Calabrian: Bivungi or Bigungi) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) southwest of Catanzaro and about 80 kilometres (50 mi) northeast of Reggio Calabria in the Stilaro Valley, at the feet of the Monte Consolino.

Attractions include the Cascata del Marmarico, a 114-metre (374 ft) high waterfall, and the Monastery of San Giovanni Theristis.

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  1. ^ a b All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)

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