Comune di Dolceacqua


Location of Dolceacqua in Italy

Coordinates: 43°51′N 7°37′E / 43.850°N 7.617°E / 43.850; 7.617Coordinates: 43°51′N 7°37′E / 43.850°N 7.617°E / 43.850; 7.617
Country Italy
Region Liguria
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Imperia (IM)
  Mayor Fulvio Gazzola
  Total 20.2 km2 (7.8 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2014)
  Total 2,078
  Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Dolceacquini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 18035
Dialing code 0184
Patron saint sant'Antonio abate
Saint day Jan. 17
Website Official website

Dolceacqua is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Imperia in the Italian region Liguria, located about 120 kilometres (75 mi) southwest of Genoa and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) west of Imperia, on the border with France. As of 31 December 2014, it had a population of 2,078 and an area of 20.2 square kilometres (7.8 sq mi).[1]

Dolceacqua borders the following municipalities: Airole, Apricale, Breil-sur-Roya (France), Camporosso, Isolabona, Perinaldo, Rocchetta Nervina, San Biagio della Cima, and Ventimiglia.

In Dolceacqua is located the Pinacoteca Giovanni Morscio.

Demographic evolution


  1. All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

External links

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