Turriaco

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Turriaco
Comune di Turriaco
Coat of arms of Turriaco
Coat of arms
Location of Turriaco
Turriaco is located in Italy
Turriaco
Turriaco
Location of Turriaco in Italy
Turriaco is located in Friuli-Venezia Giulia
Turriaco
Turriaco
Turriaco (Friuli-Venezia Giulia)
Coordinates: 45°49′N 13°27′E / 45.817°N 13.450°E / 45.817; 13.450Coordinates: 45°49′N 13°27′E / 45.817°N 13.450°E / 45.817; 13.450
CountryItaly
RegionFriuli-Venezia Giulia
ProvinceGorizia (GO)
Government
 • MayorEnrico Bullian (since 29 May 2014)
Area
 • Total5.18 km2 (2.00 sq mi)
Elevation
12 m (39 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total2,832
 • Density550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Turriachesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
34070
Dialing code0481
Patron saintSaint Roch
Websitewww.bisiacaria.com

Turriaco (Bisiacco: Turiac) is a town and comune in the province of Gorizia (Friuli-Venezia Giulia, northern Italy) near the Isonzo river.

Its name comes from the ancient Latin name "Turris Aquae", the tower of the water.


  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.