Montebelluna

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Montebelluna
Comune
Città di Montebelluna
The church of Santa Maria in Colle.
The church of Santa Maria in Colle.
Coat of arms of Montebelluna
Coat of arms
Montebelluna is located in Italy
Montebelluna
Montebelluna
Location of Montebelluna in Italy
Coordinates: 45°46′31″N 12°02′20″E / 45.77528°N 12.03889°E / 45.77528; 12.03889Coordinates: 45°46′31″N 12°02′20″E / 45.77528°N 12.03889°E / 45.77528; 12.03889
Country Italy
Region Veneto
Province Treviso (TV)
Frazioni Busta, Biadene, San Gaetano, Sant'Andrea, Mercato Vecchio, Caonada, Contea, Posmon, La Pieve, Guarda, Pederiva
Government
 • Mayor Marzio Favero (LN)
Area
 • Total 48.98 km2 (18.91 sq mi)
Elevation 109 m (358 ft)
Population (December 31, 2007)
 • Total 30,354
 • Density 620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Demonym Montebellunesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 31044
Dialing code 0423
Patron saint B.V.M. Immacolata
Saint day December 8
Website Official website

Montebelluna is a town/città/πόλη and comune in Veneto, Italy, approximately 67 kilometres (42 mi) northwest of Venice. It has an estimated population of 30,817.[1]

Fila has research and development facilities in Montebelluna. Northwave was started by Gianni Piva in Montebelluna. Geox is also based in Montebelluna.[2] The kybun Corporation of the Swiss engineer Karl Müller produces a part of its shoes in Montebelluna. Trezeta, the outdoor shoe and boot manufacturer, is also based there.

Montebelluna is a major producer of ski boots.[3]

Famous people from Montebelluna[edit]

Twin towns[edit]

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Sources[edit]

  1. ^ "The World Gazetteer". Archived from the original on February 9, 2013. Retrieved 2007-02-21. 
  2. ^ "Fila Fact Sheet". Archived from the original on 2007-07-05. Retrieved 2007-07-24. 
  3. ^ Zaslowsky, Dyan (November 1989). "Getting in Gear For the Slopes". The New York Times.