|Comune di Bagnara Calabra|
Location of Bagnara Calabra in Italy
|Coordinates: 38°17′N 15°49′E / 38.283°N 15.817°E|
|Province / Metropolitan city||Reggio Calabria (RC)|
|Frazioni||Ceramida (Calabrian Greek: Keramida), Solano, Pellegrina|
|• Mayor||FRANCESCO ALBANESE AGOSTINO|
|• Total||24 km2 (9 sq mi)|
|Elevation||50 m (160 ft)|
|Population (31 December 2012)|
|• Density||440/km2 (1,100/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Patron saint||St. Nicholas of Bari|
|Saint day||6 December|
Bagnara Calabra (or simply Bagnara) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Reggio Calabria in Calabria, southern Italy. It is located on the hills facing the Tyrrhenian Sea on the southern tip of the region, about 100 kilometres (62 mi) southwest of Catanzaro and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) northeast of Reggio Calabria.
Bagnara is known for its torrone, a typical village delicacy, for its swordfish, and its mulberry groves for sericulture. Bagnara has traditionally been a fishing and agriculture center, with several terraces converted to vineyards for the cultivation of wine grapes. It is also a tourist center in summer.
- Mia Martini (born: Domenica Rita Adriana Berté), songwriter and singer, died in 1995.
- Loredana Berté, sister of Mia Martini, songwriter and singer.
- Benito Carbone, football player of Inter, Torino, and Sheffield Wednesday.
- All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)