Soverato

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Soverato
Comune di Soverato
Golfo di Soverato.jpg
Coat of arms of Soverato
Coat of arms
Location of Soverato
Soverato is located in Italy
Soverato
Soverato
Location of Soverato in Italy
Soverato is located in Calabria
Soverato
Soverato
Soverato (Calabria)
Coordinates: 38°41′N 16°33′E / 38.683°N 16.550°E / 38.683; 16.550
CountryItaly
RegionCalabria
ProvinceCatanzaro (CZ)
FrazioniSoverato Superiore
Government
 • MayorErnesto Alecci
Area
 • Total7.79 km2 (3.01 sq mi)
Elevation
7 m (23 ft)
Population
(2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total9,095
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Soveratesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
88068
Dialing code0967
WebsiteOfficial website

Soverato (Calabrian: Suvaràtu) is a town and comune in the province of Catanzaro in the Calabria region of Southern Italy.

Geography[edit]

Soverato sits on the Ionian Sea, in the Gulf of Squillace. Nearby there is a string of villages along the white beaches of the gulf like Montepaone, Davoli and Isca Marina.

The Giardino Botanico Santicelli botanic gardens were built on a former waste site in 1980. The town is bordered by Montepaone, Petrizzi and Satriano. Soverato can be reached via the Lamezia Terme International Airport within a 35- to 40-minute drive.

Notable people[edit]

Photogallery[edit]

Modern buildings[edit]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.

External links[edit]

Media related to Soverato at Wikimedia Commons