Palagonia

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Palagonia
Comune
Comune di Palagonia
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Palagonia is located in Italy
Palagonia
Palagonia
Location of Palagonia in Italy
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Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Catania (CT)
Area
 • Total 57.7 km2 (22.3 sq mi)
Elevation 200 m (700 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 16,402
 • Density 280/km2 (740/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Palagonesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 95046
Dialing code 095
Patron saint Febronia of Nisibis
Website Official website

Palagonia (Sicilian: Palagunìa, Latin: Palica) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Catania in the Italian region Sicily, located about 150 kilometres (93 mi) southeast of Palermo and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) southwest of Catania. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 16,402 and an area of 57.7 square kilometres (22.3 sq mi).[1]

Palagonia borders the following municipalities: Lentini, Militello in Val di Catania, Mineo, Ramacca.

Demographic evolution

See also

References

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

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