Torregrotta
Comune di Torregrotta
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Location of Torregrotta
Torregrotta is located in Italy
Torregrotta
Torregrotta
Location of Torregrotta in Italy
Torregrotta is located in Sicily
Torregrotta
Torregrotta
Torregrotta (Sicily)
Coordinates: 38°12′N 15°21′E / 38.200°N 15.350°E / 38.200; 15.350Coordinates: 38°12′N 15°21′E / 38.200°N 15.350°E / 38.200; 15.350
CountryItaly
RegionSicily
Metropolitan cityMessina (ME)
Government
 • MayorCorrado Ximone
Area
 • Total4.13 km2 (1.59 sq mi)
Elevation
44 m (144 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total7,403
 • Density1,800/km2 (4,600/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Torresi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
98040
Dialing code090
Patron saintSaint Paulinus of Nola
Saint dayJune 22nd
WebsiteOfficial website

Torregrotta (Sicilian: Turri) is a small town and municipality (comune) in the Metropolitan City of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 170 kilometres (110 mi) east of Palermo and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) west of Messina.

Torregrotta borders the following municipalities: Monforte San Giorgio, Roccavaldina, Valdina.

Transport

Torregrotta is served by the Torregrotta railway station which has regular connections to Palermo, Messina and to the main towns of the northern coast of Sicily. Services are provided by Trenitalia.

References

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ "Istat official population estimates". Retrieved 6 February 2013.

External links

  • Official website