Montecopiolo

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Montecopiolo
Comune
Comune di Montecopiolo
Coat of arms of Montecopiolo
Coat of arms
Montecopiolo is located in Italy
Montecopiolo
Montecopiolo
Location of Montecopiolo in Italy
Coordinates: 43°50′N 12°22′E / 43.833°N 12.367°E / 43.833; 12.367
Country Italy
Region Marche
Province Pesaro e Urbino (PU)
Frazioni Badia, Belvedere, Calvillano, Ca' Moneta, Pugliano, Ca' Bernacchia, Campo D'Arco, Casentino, Santa Rita, Villagrande (township's seat)
Government
 • Mayor Alfonso Lattanzi
Area
 • Total 35.7 km2 (13.8 sq mi)
Elevation 915 m (3,002 ft)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 2,158
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Demonym Villagrandesi (township frazione), Montecopiolesi (residents in the commune)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 61014
Dialing code 0722
Website Official website

Montecopiolo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Pesaro e Urbino in the Italian region Marche, located about 100 km west of Ancona and about 45 km west of Pesaro. It is formed by several villages, none exactly called Montecopiolo; the communal seat is in Villagrande.

Montecopiolo borders the following municipalities: Carpegna, Macerata Feltria, Maiolo, Monte Cerignone, Monte Grimano, Pennabilli, Pietrarubbia, San Leo. It is home to a hill castle, built in the 10th century, located at 1,030 meters above the sea level.

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

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