Petralia Soprana

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Petralia Soprana
Comune di Petralia Soprana
Skyline of Petralia Soprana
Location of Petralia Soprana
Petralia Soprana is located in Italy
Petralia Soprana
Petralia Soprana
Location of Petralia Soprana in Italy
Petralia Soprana is located in Sicily
Petralia Soprana
Petralia Soprana
Petralia Soprana (Sicily)
Coordinates: 37°48′N 14°6′E / 37.800°N 14.100°E / 37.800; 14.100Coordinates: 37°48′N 14°6′E / 37.800°N 14.100°E / 37.800; 14.100
CountryItaly
RegionSicily
Metropolitan cityPalermo (PA)
FrazioniAcquamara, Borgo Aiello, Borgo Pala, Cipampini, Cozzo Bianco, Fasanò, Gioiotti, Gulini, Lodico, Lucia, Madonnuzza, Miranti, Pellizzara, Pianello, Pira, Raffo [it], San Giovanni, SS. Trinità, Sabatini, Saccù, Salaci, Salinella, Scarcini, Scarpella, Serra di Lio, Stretti, Verdi I e Verdi II, Villa Letizia
Area
 • Total56.1 km2 (21.7 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total3,242
 • Density58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Petralesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
90026
Dialing code0921

Petralia Soprana (Sicilian: Pitralìa Suprana) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Palermo in the Italian region Sicily, located about 70 kilometres (43 mi) southeast of Palermo. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 3,630 and an area of 56.8 square kilometres (21.9 sq mi).[3]

The municipality of Petralia Soprana contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Acquamara, Borgo Aiello, Borgo Pala, Cipampini, Cozzo Bianco, Fasanò, Gioiotti, Gulini, Lodico, Lucia, Madonnuzza, Miranti, Pellizzara, Pianello, Pira, Raffo [it], San Giovanni, SS. Trinità, Sabatini, Saccù, Salaci, Salinella, Scarcini, Scarpella, Serra di Lio, Stretti, Verdi I e Verdi II, and Villa Letizia.

Petralia Soprana borders the following municipalities: Alimena, Blufi, Bompietro, Gangi, Geraci Siculo, Petralia Sottana.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.