Mara, Sardinia

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Mara
Comune
Comune di Mara
Mara from Padria.jpg
Coat of arms of Mara
Coat of arms
Mara is located in Sardinia
Mara
Mara
Location of Mara in Sardinia
Coordinates: 40°25′N 8°38′E / 40.417°N 8.633°E / 40.417; 8.633
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province / Metropolitan city Sassari (SS)
Government
 • Mayor Angelo Sanna
Area
 • Total 18.9 km2 (7.3 sq mi)
Elevation 258 m (846 ft)
Population [1]
 • Total 808
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Maresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 07010
Dialing code 079
Patron saint St. John the Baptist
Saint day 24 June

Mara is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Sassari in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 140 kilometres (87 mi) northwest of Cagliari and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) south of Sassari.

Mara borders the following municipalities: Cossoine, Padria, Pozzomaggiore.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical instituteIstat.