Floresta, Sicily

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Comune di Floresta
Coat of arms of Floresta
Coat of arms
Floresta is located in Italy
Location of Floresta in Italy
Coordinates: 37°59′N 14°55′E / 37.983°N 14.917°E / 37.983; 14.917Coordinates: 37°59′N 14°55′E / 37.983°N 14.917°E / 37.983; 14.917
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province / Metropolitan city Messina (ME)
 • Mayor Sebastiano Marzullo
 • Total 31.1 km2 (12.0 sq mi)
Elevation 1,275 m (4,183 ft)
Population (30 November 2011)[1]
 • Total 535
 • Density 17/km2 (45/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Florestani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 98030
Dialing code 0941
Website Official website

Floresta (Sicilian: Fluresta) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 140 kilometres (87 mi) east of Palermo and about 60 kilometres (37 mi) southwest of Messina.

Floresta borders the following municipalities: Raccuja, Randazzo, Montalbano Elicona, Santa Domenica Vittoria, Tortorici, Ucria.


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

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