Sciara, Sicily

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Sciara
Comune di Sciara
Sciara panorama.jpg
Sciara is locatit in Italy
Sciara
Sciara
Location o Sciara in Italy
Coordinates: 37°55′N 13°46′E / 37.917°N 13.767°E / 37.917; 13.767Coordinates: 37°55′N 13°46′E / 37.917°N 13.767°E / 37.917; 13.767
KintraItaly
RegionSicily
ProvinceProvince o Palermo (PA)
Area
 • Total31.2 km2 (12.0 sq mi)
Population
 (Dec. 2004)
 • Tot2,788
 • Density89/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
90020
Dialin code091

Sciara is a comune (municipality) in the Province o Palermo in the Italian region Sicily, locatit aboot 40 kilometres (25 mi) sootheast o Palermo. As o 31 Dizember 2004, it haed a population o 2,788 an a aurie o 31.2 square kilometres (12.0 sq mi).[1]

Sciara borders the follaein municipalities: Aliminusa, Caccamo, Cerda, Termini Imerese.

Sciara is a smaw fermin toun. The main crops are tomatoes, airtichokes an olives. Hooses cost aroond 20,000 each dependin on the size. A lot o hooses are empty due tae immigratin tae the north o Italy, Germany or Unitit States durin the 1970s, 1980s, etc., due tae poor economic condeetions. A lot o immigrants still awn their laund an hooses in Sciara an are vera proud o whaur they come frae.

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  1. Aw demographics an ither statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.