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Not to be confused with Torpe.
Comune di Torpè
Torpè is located in Sardinia
Location of Torpè in Sardinia
Coordinates: 40°38′N 9°41′E / 40.633°N 9.683°E / 40.633; 9.683Coordinates: 40°38′N 9°41′E / 40.633°N 9.683°E / 40.633; 9.683
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province Province of Nuoro (NU)
Frazioni Biddanoa
 • Total 92.2 km2 (35.6 sq mi)
Elevation 24 m (79 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 2,757
 • Density 30/km2 (77/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Torpeini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 08020
Dialing code 0784

Torpè (Sardinian: Torpè) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 160 kilometres (99 mi) northeast of Cagliari and about 45 kilometres (28 mi) northeast of Nuoro. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,757 and an area of 92.2 square kilometres (35.6 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Torpè contains the frazione (subdivision) Biddanoa, Talava,Concas, Su cossu, Brunella.

Torpè borders the following municipalities: Budoni, Lodè, Padru, Posada, San Teodoro, Siniscola.

Demographic evolution[edit]


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