Margherita di Savoia, Apulia

Margherita di Savoia
Comune
Comune di Margherita di Savoia
Lungomare di Margherita di Savoia.jpg
Margherita di Savoia is located in Italy
Margherita di Savoia
Margherita di Savoia
Location of Margherita di Savoia in Italy
Coordinates: 41°22′N 16°9′E / 41.367°N 16.150°E / 41.367; 16.150Coordinates: 41°22′N 16°9′E / 41.367°N 16.150°E / 41.367; 16.150
CountryItaly
RegionApulia
ProvinceBarletta-Andria-Trani
Government
 • MayorBernardo Lodispoto
Area
 • Total35.7 km2 (13.8 sq mi)
Elevation1 m (3 ft)
Population (31 March 2018)[1]
 • Total11,743
 • Density330/km2 (850/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Margheritani or Salinari
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code71044 76016
Dialing code0883
Patron saintSan Salvatore, Maria Addolorata
Saint dayAugust 6
WebsiteOfficial website

Margherita di Savoia is a town and comune in the Province of Barletta-Andria-Trani (Apulia, southern Italy). It was given this name in 1879 in honour of Queen Margherita of Savoy, previously it had been known as Saline di Barletta.

References[]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)