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Comune di Raccuja
Raccuja is located in Italy
Location of Raccuja in Italy
Coordinates: 38°3′N 14°55′E / 38.050°N 14.917°E / 38.050; 14.917Coordinates: 38°3′N 14°55′E / 38.050°N 14.917°E / 38.050; 14.917
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Messina (ME)
Frazioni Zappa, S. Nicolò, Fossochiodo
 • Total 25.1 km2 (9.7 sq mi)
Elevation 640 m (2,100 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 1,295
 • Density 52/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 98067
Dialing code 0941

Raccuja is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 140 kilometres (87 mi) east of Palermo and about 60 kilometres (37 mi) west of Messina. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 1,295 and an area of 25.1 square kilometres (9.7 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Raccuja contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Zappa, S. Nicolò, and Fossochiodo.

Raccuja borders the following municipalities: San Piero Patti, Sant'Angelo di Brolo, Floresta, Montalbano Elicona, Sinagra, Ucria.

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