Bivongi

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Bivongi
Comune
Comune di Bivongi
Panorama view of Bivongi, Aug 2013.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
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Province Reggio Calabria (RC)
Frazioni Melodari, Condoianni
Government
 • Mayor Ernesto Augusto Riggio
Area
 • Total 25.3 km2 (9.8 sq mi)
Elevation 270 m (890 ft)
Population (December 2007[1])[1]
 • Total 1,490
 • Density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym Bivongesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 89040
Dialing code 0964

Bivongi 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: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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