Orientation & Geography

Europe, Italy, Sicily

Raccuja is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 140 km east of Palermo and about 60 km west of Messina. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 1,295 and an area of 25.1 km². The municipality of Raccuja contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Zappa, S. Nicolò, and Fossochiodo. Raccuja borders the following municipalities: Floresta, Montalbano Elicona, San Piero Patti, Sant'Angelo di Brolo, Sinagra, Ucria.