Lucca (Italian pronunciation: [ˈlukka] ( listen)) is a ceety an comune in Tuscany, Central Italy, situatit on the river Serchio in a fertile plain near the Tyrrhenian Sea.

Lucca
Comune di Lucca
02 Lucca seen from Torre Guinigi
View of Lucca frae the Torre Guinigi
Banner o Lucca
Banner
Coat o airms
Coat airms
Lucca is locatit in Italy
Lucca
Lucca
Location o Lucca in Italy
Coordinates: 43°50′30″N 10°30′10″E / 43.84167°N 10.50278°E / 43.84167; 10.50278Coordinates: 43°50′30″N 10°30′10″E / 43.84167°N 10.50278°E / 43.84167; 10.50278
KintraItaly
RegionTuscany
ProvinceLucca (LU)
Frazionisee list
Govrenment
 • MayorAlessandro Tambellini (PD)
Area
 • Total185.5 km2 (71.6 sq mi)
Elevation
19 m (62 ft)
Population
 (30 November 2012)[1]
 • Total87,467
 • Density470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Lucchesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
55100
Dialin code0583
Patron sauntSt. Paulinus
Saunt dayJuly 12
WebsiteOffeecial wabsteid

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Lucca is twinned wi:

ReferencesEedit

  1. Population data frae Istat