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"Sant'Eufemia" redirects here. For the town forming Lamezia Terme, see Sant'Eufemia Lamezia.
Sant'Eufemia d'Aspromonte
Comune di Sant'Eufemia d'Aspromonte

Sant'Eufemia within the Province of Reggio Calabria
Sant'Eufemia d'Aspromonte
Sant'Eufemia d'Aspromonte
Location of Sant'Eufemia d'Aspromonte in Italy

Coordinates: 38°16′N 15°52′E / 38.267°N 15.867°E / 38.267; 15.867Coordinates: 38°16′N 15°52′E / 38.267°N 15.867°E / 38.267; 15.867

Country Italy
Region  Calabria
Province Reggio Calabria (RC)
 • Total 32.9 km2 (12.7 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 4,061
 • Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 89027
Dialing code 0966

Sant'Eufemia d'Aspromonte is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 90 km southwest of Catanzaro and about 25 km northeast of Reggio Calabria. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 4,061 and an area of 32.9 km².[1]


Sant'Eufemia d'Aspromonte borders the following municipalities: Bagnara Calabra, Melicuccà, San Procopio, Scilla, Sinopoli.

Robert Guiscard established a monastery here in the eleventh century. Its first abbot was Robert de Grantmesnil, the exiled abbot of Saint-Evroul-sur-Ouche, who brought with him eleven monks and began a musical tradition at Sant'Eufemia to rival the fame of that of Saint-Evroul.

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