Demonte

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Demonte
Comune
Comune di Demonte
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Coat of arms of Demonte
Coat of arms
Demonte is located in Italy
Demonte
Demonte
Location of Demonte in Italy
Coordinates: 44°19′N 7°18′E / 44.317°N 7.300°E / 44.317; 7.300Coordinates: 44°19′N 7°18′E / 44.317°N 7.300°E / 44.317; 7.300
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Cuneo (CN)
Government
 • Mayor Mario Claudio Bertoldi
Area
 • Total 127.6 km2 (49.3 sq mi)
Elevation 780 m (2,560 ft)
Population (31 August 2007)[1]
 • Total 2,042
 • Density 16/km2 (41/sq mi)
Demonym Demontesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 12014
Dialing code 0171
Patron saint San Donato
Website Official website

Demonte is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 90 kilometres (56 mi) southwest of Turin and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southwest of Cuneo, in the Valle Stura di Demonte.

Demonte borders the following municipalities: Aisone, Castelmagno, Marmora, Moiola, Monterosso Grana, Pradleves, Sambuco, Valdieri, Valloriate, and Vinadio.

The family name Demonte means "On the Mountain".

The 15th-century Italian fresco artist Giovanni Baleison was born in Demonte.

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

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