Campobello di Licata

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Campobello di Licata
Comune
Comune di Campobello di Licata
Campobello di Licata-aerea.jpg
Campobello di Licata is located in Italy
Campobello di Licata
Campobello di Licata
Location of Campobello di Licata in Italy
Coordinates: 37°15′N 13°55′E / 37.250°N 13.917°E / 37.250; 13.917Coordinates: 37°15′N 13°55′E / 37.250°N 13.917°E / 37.250; 13.917
CountryItaly
RegionSicily
ProvinceAgrigento (AG)
Government
 • MayorGiovanni Picone
Area
 • Total80.9 km2 (31.2 sq mi)
Elevation316 m (1,037 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total10,092
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Campobellesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code92023
Dialing code0922
WebsiteOfficial website

Campobello di Licata (Sicilian: Campubbeddu) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Agrigento in the Italian region Sicily, located about 110 kilometres (68 mi) southeast of Palermo and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) east of Agrigento.

History[edit]

In the 11th century, the Castello di Bifar was built in Campobello di Licata. It was destroyed in the earthquake of 1693.[2]

Geography[edit]

Campobello di Licata borders the following municipalities: Licata, Naro, Ravanusa and Canicattì.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Cimino, Francesco. "Castello Di Bifar". iCastelli.it (in Italian). Retrieved 22 August 2015.

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