Castiglione Cosentino

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Castiglione Cosentino
Comune di Castiglione Cosentino
Castiglione within the Province of Cosenza
Castiglione within the Province of Cosenza
Location of Castiglione Cosentino
Castiglione Cosentino is located in Italy
Castiglione Cosentino
Castiglione Cosentino
Location of Castiglione Cosentino in Italy
Castiglione Cosentino is located in Calabria
Castiglione Cosentino
Castiglione Cosentino
Castiglione Cosentino (Calabria)
Coordinates: 39°21′N 16°17′E / 39.350°N 16.283°E / 39.350; 16.283Coordinates: 39°21′N 16°17′E / 39.350°N 16.283°E / 39.350; 16.283
CountryItaly
RegionCalabria
ProvinceCosenza (CS)
FrazioniFilari, Orbo, Pristini, Quolata, San Biagio, Santa Lucia, Valle La Fontana, Volata
Area
 • Total14.09 km2 (5.44 sq mi)
Elevation
350 m (1,150 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total2,961
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
87040
Dialing code0984

Castiglione Cosentino is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy.

Geography[edit]

Located in the north of the suburban area of Cosenza, Castiglione borders with the municipalities of Rende, Rose and San Pietro in Guarano. It counts the hamlets (frazioni) of Filari, Orbo, Pristini, Quolata, San Biagio, Santa Lucia, Valle La Fontana and Volata.

Transport[edit]

The railway station, part of the Paola-Cosenza line, is located in Quattromiglia, a hamlet of Rende.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.

External links[edit]

Media related to Castiglione Cosentino at Wikimedia Commons