Castel Vittorio

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Castelvittorio
Comune
Comune di Castelvittorio
Castellvittorio viewed from Pigna, July 2006.JPG
Coat of arms of Castelvittorio
Coat of arms
Castelvittorio is located in Italy
Castelvittorio
Castelvittorio
Location of Castelvittorio in Italy
Coordinates: 43°55′N 7°40′E / 43.917°N 7.667°E / 43.917; 7.667
Country Italy
Region Liguria
Province Imperia (IM)
Government
 • Mayor Gian Stefano Orengo
Area
 • Total 25.8 km2 (10.0 sq mi)
Elevation 420 m (1,380 ft)
Population (31 December 2008[1])
 • Total 355
 • Density 14/km2 (36/sq mi)
Demonym Castellesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 18037
Dialing code 0184
Patron saint St. Stephen
Saint day 26 December
Website Official website

Castelvittorio is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Imperia in the Italian region Liguria, located about 120 kilometres (75 mi) southwest of Genoa and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) west of Imperia.

Castelvittorio borders the following municipalities: Apricale, Bajardo, Isolabona, Molini di Triora, Pigna and Triora.

The parish church of St. Stephen houses 16th or 17th century bas-relief, a Crucifixion of Jesus by Marcello Venusti (late 16th century) and a crucifix by Anton Maria Maragliano.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.