Marsciano

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Marsciano
Comune
Comune di Marsciano
Marsciano is located in Italy
Marsciano
Marsciano
Location of Marsciano in Italy
Coordinates: 42°55′N 12°20′E / 42.917°N 12.333°E / 42.917; 12.333Coordinates: 42°55′N 12°20′E / 42.917°N 12.333°E / 42.917; 12.333
Country Italy
Region Umbria
Province Province of Perugia (PG)
Frazioni Badiola, Cascina, Castello delle Forme, Castiglione della Valle, Cerqueto, Cerro, Compignano, Marsciano Stazione, Mercatello, Migliano, Monte Vibiano Vecchio, Morcella, Olmeto, Pallotta, Papiano, Pieve Caina, San Biagio della Valle, San Valentino della Collina, Sant'Apollinare, Sant'Elena, Schiavo, Spina, Via Larga, Villanova
Government
 • Mayor Mr Alfio Todini (Democratic Party)
Area
 • Total 161.6 km2 (62.4 sq mi)
Elevation 184 m (604 ft)
Population (Dec. 2010)
 • Total 18,770
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Demonym Marscianesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 06055
Dialing code 075
Patron saint St. John the Baptist
Website Official website

Marsciano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Perugia in the Italian region Umbria, located about 25 km south of Perugia. As of December 2010, it had a population of 18,770 and an area of 161.6 km².[1]

The municipality of Marsciano contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Badiola, Cascina, Castello delle Forme, Castiglione della Valle, Cerqueto, Cerro, Compignano, Marsciano Stazione, Mercatello, Migliano, Monte Vibiano Vecchio, Morcella, Olmeto, Pallotta, Papiano, Pieve Caina, San Biagio della Valle, San Valentino della Collina, Sant'Apollinare, Sant'Elena, Schiavo, Spina, Via Larga, and Villanova.

Marsciano borders the following municipalities: Collazzone, Deruta, Fratta Todina, Perugia, Piegaro, San Venanzo, Todi.

Rivers[edit]

The municipality is watered by the little Nestore River, a tributary of the Tiber. Marsciano's eastern border with neighboring Collazzone is marked by the River Tiber itself.

Demographic evolution[edit]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

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

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