Spadafora

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Spadafora
Comune
Comune di Spadafora
St. Joseph Church
St. Joseph Church
Spadafora is located in Italy
Spadafora
Spadafora
Location of Spadafora in Italy
Coordinates: 38°14′N 15°23′E / 38.233°N 15.383°E / 38.233; 15.383Coordinates: 38°14′N 15°23′E / 38.233°N 15.383°E / 38.233; 15.383
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Metropolitan city Messina (ME)
Frazioni Grangiara, San Martino, Arcipretato, Verdesca
Government
 • Mayor Giuseppe Pappalardo
Area
 • Total 10.3 km2 (4.0 sq mi)
Elevation 6 m (20 ft)
Population (31 December 2014)[1]
 • Total 5,081
 • Density 490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Spadaforesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 98048
Dialing code 090
Patron saint Saint Joseph
Saint day 19 March
Website Official website
The castle.

Spadafora (Sicilian: Spatafora) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 180 kilometres (110 mi) east of Palermo and about 15 kilometres (9 mi) northwest of Messina.

Spadafora borders the following municipalities: Roccavaldina, Rometta, Venetico.

References[edit]

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

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