Uta, Sardinia

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Uta
Uda
Comune
Comune di Uta
Church of Santa Maria
Church of Santa Maria
Coat of arms of Uta
Coat of arms
Uta is located in Sardinia
Uta
Uta
Location of Uta in Sardinia
Coordinates: 39°17′N 8°57′E / 39.283°N 8.950°E / 39.283; 8.950
CountryItaly
RegionSardinia
Metropolitan cityCagliari (CA)
Government
 • MayorGiacomo Porcu
Area
 • Total134.4 km2 (51.9 sq mi)
Elevation6 m (20 ft)
Population (31 Jan 2015[1])
 • Total8,392
 • Density62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Utesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code09010
Dialing code070
WebsiteOfficial website

Uta, Uda in Sardinian language, is a comune (municipality) of the Cagliari metropolitan area in the Province of Cagliari in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 15 kilometres (9 mi) northwest of Cagliari. The main attraction is the Romanesque church of Santa Maria. In the area near Monte Arcosu were found also some Nuragic bronzes, in 1849. According to 2015 census, it has 8,392 inhabitants.

Uta borders the following municipalities: Assemini, Capoterra, Decimomannu, Siliqua, Villaspeciosa.

References[edit]

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

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