Furci Siculo

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Furci Siculo
Comune
Comune di Furci Siculo
Furci Siculo is located in Italy
Furci Siculo
Furci Siculo
Location of Furci Siculo in Italy
Coordinates: 37°58′N 15°23′E / 37.967°N 15.383°E / 37.967; 15.383Coordinates: 37°58′N 15°23′E / 37.967°N 15.383°E / 37.967; 15.383
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province / Metropolitan city Messina (ME)
Frazioni Grotte, Calcare, Artale
Government
 • Mayor Sebastiano Foti
Area
 • Total 17.9 km2 (6.9 sq mi)
Elevation 9 m (30 ft)
Population (30 November 2011)[1][2]
 • Total 3,382
 • Density 190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Furcesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 98023
Dialing code 0942
Website Official website

Furci Siculo (Sicilian: Furci Sìculu) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 180 kilometres (110 mi) east of Palermo and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) southwest of Messina. Furci Siculo is twinned with Octeville sur Mer since 2010.

Furci Siculo borders the following municipalities: Casalvecchio Siculo, Pagliara, Roccalumera, Santa Lucia del Mela, Santa Teresa di Riva, Savoca.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Data Istat 2011