Novara di Sicilia

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Novara di Sicilia
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Novara di Sicilia (Italy)
Novara di Sicilia
Country Italy
region Sicily
Metropolitan city Messina  (ME)
Local name Nu (v) ara / Nouah / Nuè
Coordinates 38 ° 1 '  N , 15 ° 8'  E Coordinates: 38 ° 1 '0 "  N , 15 ° 8' 0"  E
height 650  m slm
surface 48 km²
Residents 1,251 (Dec 31, 2019)
Population density 26 inhabitants / km²
Post Code 98058
prefix 0941
ISTAT number 083062
Popular name Novaresi
Website Novara di Sicilia

Novara di Sicilia is an Italian municipality in the metropolitan city of Messina in the autonomous region of Sicily with 1251 inhabitants (as of December 31, 2019) is a member of the association I borghi più belli d'Italia (The Most Beautiful Places in Italy).

Location and dates


Novara di Sicilia is 68 km southwest of Messina . The residents mainly work in agriculture and handicrafts.

The neighboring municipalities are Fondachelli-Fantina , Francavilla di Sicilia , Mazzarrà Sant'Andrea , Rodì Milici and Tripi .


Remnants of prehistoric settlements have been found in the area of ​​Novara di Sicilia, and many prehistoric finds also come from the Riparo della Sperlinga cave. The current place is of Norman origin.


The Festa della Assunta in August

In the town

  • Oratory of San Filippo Neri, built in 1610, now the town hall
  • Church of San Giorgio from the 17th century
  • Cathedral from the 17th century, inside there are 12 altars
  • Church dell'Annumziata with a marble group from 1531

In the neighborhood

Web links

Commons : Novara di Sicilia  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Statistiche demografiche ISTAT. Monthly population statistics of the Istituto Nazionale di Statistica , as of December 31 of 2019.
  2. ^ I borghi più belli d'Italia., accessed June 8, 2017 (Italian).