Palagonia

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Palagonia
Comune
Comune di Palagonia
Palagonia.jpg
Palagonia is located in Italy
Palagonia
Palagonia
Location of Palagonia in Italy
Coordinates: 37°20′N 14°45′E / 37.333°N 14.750°E / 37.333; 14.750Coordinates: 37°20′N 14°45′E / 37.333°N 14.750°E / 37.333; 14.750
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province Province of Catania (CT)
Area
 • Total 57.7 km2 (22.3 sq mi)
Elevation 200 m (700 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 16,402
 • Density 280/km2 (740/sq mi)
Demonym Palagonesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 95046
Dialing code 095
Patron saint Febronia of Nisibis
Website Official website

Palagonia (Sicilian: Palagunìa, Latin: Palica) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Catania in the Italian region Sicily, located about 150 kilometres (93 mi) southeast of Palermo and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) southwest of Catania. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 16,402 and an area of 57.7 square kilometres (22.3 sq mi).[1]

Palagonia borders the following municipalities: Lentini, Militello in Val di Catania, Mineo, Ramacca.

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References[edit]

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

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