Figline Vegliaturo, Province of Cosenza, Calabria

The demonym is of uncertain origin, and might come from "figulina" (= potter's shop) and the Latin vigilatorium (= guard site). Figline is renowned for its handicrafts, the art of wicker for making baskets and wrought iron aimed at making hoes and cowbells for grazing animals.


  • Altitude: 705 m a.s.l
  • Population: about 1100 inhabitants in 2017
  • Zip/postal code: 87050
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 0984
  • Demonym: figlinesi
  • Patron Saint: St. Giovanni Battista, celebrated on 24th June.

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