Castelnovo di Sotto

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Castelnovo di Sotto
Comune
Comune di Castelnovo di Sotto
Castelnovo di Sotto is located in Italy
Castelnovo di Sotto
Castelnovo di Sotto
Location of Castelnovo di Sotto in Italy
Coordinates: 44°49′N 10°34′E / 44.817°N 10.567°E / 44.817; 10.567Coordinates: 44°49′N 10°34′E / 44.817°N 10.567°E / 44.817; 10.567
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Reggio Emilia (RE)
Frazioni Meletole, Villa Cogruzzo, Case Melli
Government
 • Mayor Simone Montermini
Area
 • Total 34.6 km2 (13.4 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2004)[1]
 • Total 8,294
 • Density 240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Demonym Castelnovesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 42024
Dialing code 0522
Patron saint St. Andrew the Apostle
Saint day November 30

Castelnovo di Sotto is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Reggio Emilia in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 70 kilometres (43 mi) northwest of Bologna and about 14 kilometres (9 mi) northwest of Reggio Emilia.

Castelnovo di Sotto borders the following municipalities: Boretto, Cadelbosco di Sopra, Campegine, Gattatico, Gualtieri, Poviglio.

It is home of one of the most ancient carnivals in Italy, dating from the 16th century.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

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