San Lorenzo, Calabria

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San Lorenzo
Comune di San Lorenzo
Coat of arms of San Lorenzo
Coat of arms
Location of San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo is located in Italy
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo
Location of San Lorenzo in Italy
San Lorenzo is located in Calabria
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo (Calabria)
Coordinates: 38°1′N 15°50′E / 38.017°N 15.833°E / 38.017; 15.833
Metropolitan cityReggio Calabria (RC)
FrazioniSan Pantaleone, SantaMaria, San Fantino, Lanzina, Marina di San Lorenzo
 • MayorBernardo Russo (Civic List)
 • Total64.2 km2 (24.8 sq mi)
787 m (2,582 ft)
(December 2007[1])
 • Total2,916
 • Density45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
Dialing code0965
Patron saintSan Lorenzo
WebsiteOfficial 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.