Castelnuovo Rangone

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Castelnuovo Rangone
Comune
Comune di Castelnuovo Rangone
Castelnuovo Rangone is located in Italy
Castelnuovo Rangone
Castelnuovo Rangone
Location of Castelnuovo Rangone in Italy
Coordinates: 44°33′N 10°56′E / 44.550°N 10.933°E / 44.550; 10.933Coordinates: 44°33′N 10°56′E / 44.550°N 10.933°E / 44.550; 10.933
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Modena (MO)
Frazioni Montale, Cavidole, San Lorenzo
Government
 • Mayor Roberto Alperoli
Area
 • Total 22.61 km2 (8.73 sq mi)
Elevation 76 m (249 ft)
Population (30 September 2008)[1]
 • Total 13,856
 • Density 610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Demonym Castelnovesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 41051
Dialing code 059
Patron saint Saint Celestino
Saint day 6th April
Website Official website

Castelnuovo Rangone is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Modena in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) west of Bologna and about 13 kilometres (8 mi) south of Modena. The most important economical activity is the production and treatment of pig meat.

The municipality of Castelnuovo Rangone contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Montale, Cavidole, and San Lorenzo. Castelnuovo Rangone borders the following municipalities: Castelvetro di Modena, Formigine, Modena, Spilamberto.

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Municipality of Castelnuovo Rangone.

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