Comune di Misterbianco

Location of Misterbianco in Italy

Coordinates: 37°31′N 15°0′E / 37.517°N 15.000°E / 37.517; 15.000Coordinates: 37°31′N 15°0′E / 37.517°N 15.000°E / 37.517; 15.000
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Catania (CT)
Frazioni Piano Tavola
  Total 37.5 km2 (14.5 sq mi)
Elevation 210 m (690 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
  Total 45,961
  Density 1,200/km2 (3,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Misterbianchesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 95046
Dialing code 095
Website Official website

Misterbianco (Sicilian: Mustarjancu, Medieval Latin: Monasterium Album, meaning White Monastery or White Minster) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Catania in the Italian region Sicily, located about 160 kilometres (99 mi) southeast of Palermo and about 6 kilometres (4 mi) west of Catania. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 45,961 and an area of 37.5 square kilometres (14.5 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Misterbianco contains many frazioni (subdivisions) Piano Tavola, Poggio Lupo, Lineri, Belsito, Serra.

Misterbianco borders the following municipalities: Camporotondo Etneo, Catania, Motta Sant'Anastasia, San Pietro Clarenza.

Demographic evolution


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