Paceco

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Paceco
Comune
Città di Paceco
Paceco is locatit in Italy
Paceco
Paceco
Location o Paceco in Italy
Coordinates: 37°59′N 12°33′E / 37.983°N 12.550°E / 37.983; 12.550
Kintra Italy
Region Sicily Sicily
Province Trapani (TP)
Frazioni Dattilo, Nubia
Govrenment
 • Mayor Antonio Giuseppe Plaja (since 10 Juin 2003)
Aurie
 • Total 58 km2 (22 sq mi)
Elevation 36 m (118 ft)
Population (31 December 2004)
 • Tot 11,110
 • Density 190/km2 (500/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Pacecoti
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 91027
Dialin code 0923
Patron saunt St. Catherine of Alexandria
Saunt day November 25
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid

Paceco (Sicilian: Pacecu) is a toun an comune in Wastren Sicily, Italy, admeenistratively pairt o the province o Trapani, locatit nearbi the Trapani ceety aurie (a distance o 5 km). It haes 11,110 indwallers as o 2004.

Paceco is a sma rural centre: amang its agricultural products thare are melons, cereals, olives, grapes, an cheese dairy products. In Paceco are present some sheep-breedins an aw.

The centre wis foondit in 1607 bi the marquis Placido Fardella. The toun is housomeivver namit efter his wife, Teresa Paceco o Vigliena. Conceivit in conformity wi a meditatit urban scheme, Paceco's installation is a mesh perfectly orthogonal wi some rectangular isolatit (ippodomea plan), vera recurrent in the inhabitit places o the 17t century.

Local monuments include the Cathedral Kirk, consecratit tae the SS. Crucifix, biggit in 1623 an placit in the main piazza o the centre. Recently the kirk haes been entirely restored in order tae mak it regain the oreeginal beauty. In addition, thare are the kirks o Porto Salvo, Santo Padre, an Santa Lucia.

The ceety is connectit via bus services frae the neebourin ceety o Trapani.