Sorgono

Province of Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy

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1 753

About Sorgono

Sorgono (Sardinian: Sòrgono) is a town (comune) in the province of Nuoro in the Italian region of Sardinia, located about 90 kilometers (56 miles) north of Cagliari and about 35 kilometers (22 miles) south-west of Nuoro. As of December 31, 2004, it had a population of 1,927 and an area of 56.2 square kilometers (21.7 square miles).

Sorgono is bordered by the following municipalities: Atzara, Austis, Belvì, Neoneli, Ortueri, Samugheo, Tiana, Tonara.

Demographic evolution

Remarkable resident

Giovanni Melis Fois- (1916-2009) was born here.

Francesca Barracciu, MEP - born here in 1966

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