About This Place
Italy is a town in Ellis County, Texas, United States. As of the 2000 census, the town has a total population of 1,993.
(According to natives, the proper pronunciation of the town is /ɪtli/ it-lee, with two syllables instead of the three used by most speakers of American English in pronouncing "Italy" the country.)
Italy is located at 32°10′58″N 96°53′06″W / 32.182705°N 96.884967°W / 32.182705; -96.884967 (32.182705, -96.884967). According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.8 square miles (4.6 km2), all of it land.