|Province||Massa and Carrara (MS)|
|• Mayor||Francesco Persiani (Centre-right)|
|• Total||94.1 km2 (36.3 sq mi)|
|Elevation||65 m (213 ft)|
(30 September 2017)
|• Density||730/km2 (1,900/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
|Patron saint||St. Francis of Assisi|
|Saint day||October 4|
Massa is near the sea, and has a population of approximately 69,000 inhabitants, distributed in five areas.
The Massa area has a high number of touristists, and it's famous for concentration of some 600 industrial and craft activities where are working about 7,000 people. Together with the twin town of Carrara, Massa is worldwide known for the extraction and production of marble.
Important monuments change
Massa's attractions include:
- The Malaspina Castle (15th century)
- The Renaissance Ducal Palace, on the Piazza Aranci
- The Cathedral.
- "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
- Population data from Istat