Uta, Sardinia

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Comune di Uta
Church of Santa Maria
Church of Santa Maria
Coat of arms of Uta
Coat of arms
Uta is located in Sardinia
Location of Uta in Sardinia
Coordinates: 39°17′N 8°57′E / 39.283°N 8.950°E / 39.283; 8.950
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province Cagliari (CA)
 • Mayor Giacomo Porcu
 • Total 134.4 km2 (51.9 sq mi)
Elevation 6 m (20 ft)
Population (31 December 2010[1])
 • Total 7,831
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Utesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 09010
Dialing code 070
Website Official 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 2011 census, it has 7,859 inhabitants.

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


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

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