Racalmuto


Racalmuto

Infobox CityIT
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official_name = Racalmuto
name = Racalmuto
region = Sicily
province = Province of Agrigento (AG)
elevation_m = 455
area_total_km2 = 68.3
population_as_of = Dec. 2004
population_total = 9642
population_density_km2 = 141
timezone = CET, UTC+1
coordinates = coord|37|24|N|13|44|E|type:city(9,642)_region:IT
frazioni =
telephone = 0922
postalcode = 92020
gentilic = racalmutesi
saint =
day =
mayor =
website = [http://www.comune.racalmuto.ag.it www.comune.racalmuto.ag.it]
mapy = 13.7333
mapx = 37.4000

Racalmuto ("Racalmutu" in Sicilian) is a "comune" (municipality) in the Province of Agrigento in the Italian region Sicily, located about 90 km southeast of Palermo and about 15 km northeast of Agrigento. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 9,642 and an area of 68.3 km².All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.]

Racalmuto borders the following municipalities: Bompensiere, Canicattì, Castrofilippo, Favara, Grotte, Milena, Montedoro.

Demographic evolution

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Births

Racalmuto was the birthplace of the celebrated author Leonardo Sciascia (1921-1989)

ister city

*flagicon|Canada Hamilton, Canada
*flagicon|Mexico Monterrey, MexicoRacalmuto is twinned with Hamilton in Canada. [cite web| title = Hamilton Ontario Sister Cities| url=http://www.myhamilton.ca/myhamilton/CommunitiesAndOrganizations/communitiesofhamilton/sistercities| accessdate = 2008-01-24]

References

External links

* [http://www.comune.racalmuto.ag.it www.comune.racalmuto.ag.it]



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