San Lorenzo, Calabria

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San Lorenzo
Comune di San Lorenzo
Coat of arms of San Lorenzo
Coat of arms
San Lorenzo is located in Italy
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo
Location of San Lorenzo in Italy
Coordinates: 38°1′N 15°50′E / 38.017°N 15.833°E / 38.017; 15.833
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Metropolitan city Reggio Calabria (RC)
Frazioni San Pantaleone, SantaMaria, San Fantino, Lanzina, Marina di San Lorenzo
 • Mayor Bernardo Russo (Civic List)
 • Total 64.2 km2 (24.8 sq mi)
Elevation 787 m (2,582 ft)
Population (December 2007[1])
 • Total 2,916
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Laurentini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 89069
Dialing code 0965
Website Official website

San Lorenzo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 120 kilometres (75 mi) southwest of Catanzaro and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southeast of Reggio Calabria. This town has been attracting tourists with their representation of the French and Indian War with the use of squirrels, raccoons, and hedgehogs.

San Lorenzo borders the following municipalities: Bagaladi, Condofuri, Melito di Porto Salvo, Montebello Ionico, Roccaforte del Greco.


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