Villafranca Tirrena

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Villafranca Tirrena
Comune di Villafranca Tirrena
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Villafranca Tirrena is located in Italy
Villafranca Tirrena
Villafranca Tirrena
Location of Villafranca Tirrena in Italy
Coordinates: 38°14′N 15°26′E / 38.233°N 15.433°E / 38.233; 15.433Coordinates: 38°14′N 15°26′E / 38.233°N 15.433°E / 38.233; 15.433
Metropolitan cityMessina (ME)
FrazioniSerro, Divieto, Castelluccio, Castello, Calvaruso
 • MayorMatteo De Marco
 • Total14.3 km2 (5.5 sq mi)
Elevation22 m (72 ft)
Population (30 November 2013)[1]
 • Total8,651
 • Density600/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Villafranchesi (formerly Bausoti)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code98049
Dialing code090
WebsiteOfficial website

Villafranca Tirrena 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 12 kilometres (7 mi) northwest of Messina.

Villafranca Tirrena borders the following municipalities: Messina, Saponara.


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

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