Nicolosi

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Nicolosi
Comune
Comune di Nicolosi
Panorama Nicolosi.JPG
Coat of arms of Nicolosi
Coat of arms
Nicolosi is located in Italy
Nicolosi
Nicolosi
Location of Nicolosi in Italy
Coordinates: 37°37′N 15°1′E / 37.617°N 15.017°E / 37.617; 15.017
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Metropolitan city Catania (CT)
Government
 • Mayor Angelo Pulvirenti
Area
 • Total 42.5 km2 (16.4 sq mi)
Elevation 700 m (2,300 ft)
Population (30 November 2017[1])
 • Total 7,524
 • Density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Nicolositi o Niculusoti (Sicilian)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 95030
Dialing code 095
Patron saint St. Anthony of Padua
Saint day Second Sunday in August
Website Official website

Nicolosi (Sicilian: Niculùsi) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Catania in the Italian region Sicily, located about 160 kilometres (99 mi) southeast of Palermo and about 12 kilometres (7 mi) northwest of Catania.

Nicolosi borders the following municipalities: Adrano, Belpasso, Biancavilla, Bronte, Castiglione di Sicilia, Maletto, Mascalucia, Pedara, Randazzo, Sant'Alfio, Zafferana Etnea.

Twin towns — sister cities[edit]

Nicolosi is twinned with:

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Sister/Twin Cities of Balıkesir Province

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