Ragusa, Sicily

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Città di Ragusa
Panorama o Ragusa Ibla
Panorama o Ragusa Ibla
Ragusa within the homonym province
Ragusa within the homonym province
Ragusa is locatit in Italy
Location o Ragusa in Italy
Coordinates: 36°56′N 14°45′E / 36.933°N 14.750°E / 36.933; 14.750
Kintra Italy
Region Sicily
Province Ragusa (RG)
Frazioni Marina di Ragusa, San Giacomo Bellocozzo
 • Mayor Federico Piccitto
 • Total 442.6 km2 (170.9 sq mi)
Elevation 520 m (1,710 ft)
Population (30 November 2012)[1]
 • Tot 73,288
 • Density 170/km2 (430/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Ragusani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 97100
Dialin code 0932
Patron saunt St. John the Baptist (Ragusa)
St. George (Ragusa Ibla)
Saunt day June 24
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid
Ragusa, Sicily
Ragusa Ibla.jpg
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Offeecial name Late Baroque Touns o the Val di Noto (Sooth-Eastren Sicily)
Location Libero consorzio comunale di Ragusa, Province o Ragusa, Italy Edit this at Wikidata
Coordinates 36°55′30″N 14°43′50″E / 36.925°N 14.7306°E / 36.925; 14.7306
Criteria Cultural: i, ii, iv, v
Reference 1024
Inscription 2002 (20th Session)
Wabsteid www.comune.ragusa.gov.it
Ragusa, Sicily is locatit in Italy
Ragusa, Sicily
Location o Ragusa, Sicily

Ragusa (Italian: [raˈɡuːza], Aboot this soondlisten ; Sicilian: Rausa; Laitin: Ragusia) is a ceety an comune in soothren Italy. It is the caipital o the province o Ragusa, on the island o Sicily, wi 73,288 indwallers in 2016.[1] It is biggit on a wide limestane hill atween twa deep valleys, Cava San Leonardo an Cava Santa Domenica. Thegither wi seiven ither ceeties in the Val di Noto, it is pairt o a UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 (in Italian) Soorce: Istat 2016