Comune di Orosei

Orosei - panorama

Location of Orosei in Sardinia

Coordinates: 40°23′N 9°42′E / 40.383°N 9.700°E / 40.383; 9.700Coordinates: 40°23′N 9°42′E / 40.383°N 9.700°E / 40.383; 9.700
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Nuoro (NU)
Frazioni Sos Alinos
  Total 90.4 km2 (34.9 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
  Total 6,148
  Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Oroseini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 08028
Dialing code 0784

Orosei (Sardinian: Orosèi) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 140 kilometres (87 mi) northeast of Cagliari and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) east of Nuoro. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 6,148 and an area of 90.4 square kilometres (34.9 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Orosei contains the frazioni (subdivisions) Sos Alinos and Cala Liberotto.

Orosei borders the following municipalities: Dorgali, Galtellì, Onifai, Siniscola.

Demographic evolution


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