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Erice
Comune
Comune di Erice
View o Erice
Erice is located in Italy
Erice
Erice
Location o Erice in Italy
Coordinates: 38°2′13″N 12°35′11″E / 38.03694°N 12.58639°E / 38.03694; 12.58639
Kintra Italy
Region Sicily Sicily
Province Trapani (TP)
Frazioni Ballata, Casa Santa, Crocefissello, Napola, Pizzolungo, Rigaletta, San Cusumano, Torretta
Government
 • Mayor Ignazio Sanges (since November 26, 2001)
Area
 • Total 47 km2 (18 sq mi)
Elevation 751 m (2,464 ft)
Population (30 November 2005)
 • Total 28,880
 • Density 610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Demonym Ericini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 0923
Diallin code 91016
Patron saunt SS. Mary o Custonaci
Website Offeecial wabsteid

Erice (Italian pronunciation: [ˈɛːritʃe], Sicilian: Èrici) is a historic toun an comune in the province o Trapani in Sicily, Italy.

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Erice is locatit on top o Munt Erice, at around 750m abuin sea level, owerleukin the ceety o Trapani, the law wastren coast towards Marsala, the dramatic Punta del Saraceno an Capo San Vito tae the north-east, an the Aegadian Islands on Sicily's north-wastren coast, providin spectacular views.

The borderin municipalities are Buseto Palizzolo, Paceco, Trapani, Valderice an Custonaci. The hamlets (frazioni) are Ballata, Casa Santa, Crocefissello, Napola, Pizzolungo, Rigaletta, San Cusumano an Torretta.

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