Cossoine

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Cossoine
Comune
Comune di Cossoine
Cossoine - Panorama (01).jpg
Cossoine is located in Sardinia
Cossoine
Cossoine
Location of Cossoine in Sardinia
Coordinates: 40°26′N 8°43′E / 40.433°N 8.717°E / 40.433; 8.717Coordinates: 40°26′N 8°43′E / 40.433°N 8.717°E / 40.433; 8.717
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province Sassari (SS)
Government
 • Mayor Sabrina Sassu
Area
 • Total 38.17 km2 (14.74 sq mi)
Elevation 529 m (1,736 ft)
Population (31 December 2017)[1]
 • Total 847
 • Density 22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Cossoinesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 07010
Dialing code 079
Website Official website

Cossoine is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Sassari in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 140 kilometres (87 mi) north of Cagliari and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) southeast of Sassari.

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Cossoine borders the following municipalities: Bonorva, Cheremule, Giave, Mara, Padria, Pozzomaggiore, Romana, Semestene, Thiesi.

Sights include the churches of Santa Maria Iscalas, an example of Byzantine architecture (6th-11th centuries), and Santa Chiara, in Romanesque-Gothic-Aragonese style (16th century).

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.