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 Province of Messina (ME)
 • Mayor Antonino Bruno (since 2003-05-27)
 • Total 31.1 km2 (12.0 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2010)
 • Total 542
 • Density 17/km2 (45/sq mi)
Demonym 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 Province 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. As of 31 December 2010, it had a population of 542 and an area of 31.1 square kilometres (12.0 sq mi).[1]

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

Demographic evolution[edit]


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

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