Giba, Sardinia

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Giba
Comune
Comune di Giba
Santa Marta Church
Santa Marta Church
Giba is located in Sardinia
Giba
Giba
Location of Giba in Sardinia
Coordinates: 39°4′N 8°38′E / 39.067°N 8.633°E / 39.067; 8.633Coordinates: 39°4′N 8°38′E / 39.067°N 8.633°E / 39.067; 8.633
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province South Sardinia
Frazioni Villarios
Government
 • Mayor Andrea Pisanu
Area
 • Total 30.44 km2 (11.75 sq mi)
Elevation 59 m (194 ft)
Population (31 August 2017)[1]
 • Total 2,034
 • Density 67/km2 (170/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Gibai
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 09010
Dialing code 0781
Patron saint St. Peter
Saint day 29 June
Website Official website

Giba is a comune (municipality) in the province of South Sardinia, Sardinia, Italy.

Located in the southwestern Sulcis region of the island, the municipality consists of the villages of Giba proper, and Villarios, some 5 kilometres (3 mi) to the west, bordering on Masainas to the south, Piscinas to the east, Villaperuccio to the northeast, Tratalias to the north and San Giovanni Suergiu to the northwest. Two state roads cross the territory of Giba, the SS195 "Sulcitana" and the SS293.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Population data from ISTAT