Gioiosa Marea

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Gioiosa Marea
Comune di Gioiosa Marea
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Gioiosa Marea is located in Italy
Gioiosa Marea
Gioiosa Marea
Location of Gioiosa Marea in Italy
Coordinates: 38°10′N 14°54′E / 38.167°N 14.900°E / 38.167; 14.900Coordinates: 38°10′N 14°54′E / 38.167°N 14.900°E / 38.167; 14.900
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Metropolitan city Messina (ME)
 • Mayor Ignazio Alfonso Spanò
 • Total 26.3 km2 (10.2 sq mi)
Elevation 30 m (100 ft)
Population (31 December 2015)[1]
 • Total 7,074
 • Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Gioiosani
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 98063
Dialing code 0941
Website Official website

Gioiosa Marea (Sicilian: Giujusa) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 130 kilometres (81 mi) east of Palermo and about 60 kilometres (37 mi) west of Messina.

Gioiosa Marea borders the following municipalities: Montagnareale, Patti, Piraino, Sant'Angelo di Brolo.


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

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