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Comune di Palaia
Civic Tower.
Civic Tower.
Coat of arms of Palaia
Coat of arms
Palaia is located in Italy
Location of Palaia in Italy
Coordinates: 43°36′N 10°45′E / 43.600°N 10.750°E / 43.600; 10.750
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Province Pisa (PI)
Frazioni Alica, Baccanella, Colleoli, Forcoli, Gello, Montacchita, Montanelli, Montechiari, Montefoscoli, Partino, San Gervasio, Toiano, Villa Saletta
 • Mayor Alberto Falchi
 • Total 73.5 km2 (28.4 sq mi)
Elevation 240 m (790 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 4,622
 • Density 63/km2 (160/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Palaiesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 56036
Dialing code 0587
Website Official website

Palaia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Pisa in the Italian region Tuscany, located about 45 kilometres (28 mi) southwest of Florence and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) southeast of Pisa.

Palaia borders the following municipalities: Capannoli, Montaione, Montopoli in Val d'Arno, Peccioli, Pontedera, San Miniato.

See also[edit]

  • Bonamico, Italian wine grape that is also known as Uva di Palaia and may have originated in Palaia


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

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