Roccaforzata

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Roccaforzata
Comune
Comune di Roccaforzata
Coat of arms of Roccaforzata
Coat of arms
Roccaforzata is located in Italy
Roccaforzata
Roccaforzata
Location of Roccaforzata in Italy
Coordinates: 40°26′N 17°24′E / 40.433°N 17.400°E / 40.433; 17.400
Country Italy
Region Puglia
Province Taranto (TA)
Frazioni Chianche, Paretone
Government
 • Mayor Vincenzo Pastore
Area
 • Total 5 km2 (2 sq mi)
Elevation 145 m (476 ft)
Population [1]
 • Total 1,844
 • Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
Demonym Rocchesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 74020
Dialing code 099
Patron saint Madonna della Camera, S.Elia
Saint day Thursday after Easter, 20 July
Website Official website

Roccaforzata is a town and comune in the Taranto province in the Apulia region of southeast Italy.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Population from ISTAT