Pozzomaggiore

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Pozzomaggiore
Putumajore
Comune
Comune di Pozzomaggiore
Pozzomaggiore panorama.jpg
Pozzomaggiore is located in Sardinia
Pozzomaggiore
Pozzomaggiore
Location of Pozzomaggiore in Sardinia
Coordinates: 40°24′N 8°40′E / 40.400°N 8.667°E / 40.400; 8.667Coordinates: 40°24′N 8°40′E / 40.400°N 8.667°E / 40.400; 8.667
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Sassari (SS)
Area
 • Total 79.4 km2 (30.7 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 2,871
 • Density 36/km2 (94/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Pozzomaggioresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 07018
Dialing code 079
Website Official website

Pozzomaggiore (Sardinian: Puthumajore) 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 40 kilometres (25 mi) south of Sassari. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,871 and an area of 79.4 square kilometres (30.7 sq mi).[1]

Church of San Costantino

Pozzomaggiore borders the following municipalities: Bosa, Cossoine, Mara, Padria, Semestene, Sindia, and Suni.

Demographic evolution[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1861 3,303 —    
1871 3,489 +5.6%
1881 3,895 +11.6%
1901 4,337 +11.3%
1911 4,613 +6.4%
1921 4,512 −2.2%
1931 4,676 +3.6%
1936 4,586 −1.9%
1951 4,956 +8.1%
1961 4,495 −9.3%
1971 3,747 −16.6%
1981 3,506 −6.4%
1991 3,266 −6.8%
2001 3,011 −7.8%
Source: Data from ISTAT

References[edit]

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

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