Montenero di Bisaccia
|Montenero di Bisaccia|
|Comune di Montenero di Bisaccia|
|Province||Province of Campobasso (CB)|
|Frazioni||Marina di Montenero|
|• Total||93.0 km2 (35.9 sq mi)|
|Elevation||273 m (896 ft)|
|Population (Dec. 2004)|
|• Density||72/km2 (190/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
Montenero di Bisaccia is a small hill top town and comune (municipality). It is in the Province of Campobasso, which is in the region of Molise, in Italy. It is about 10 kilometres (6 mi) inland from the coast, and about 45 kilometres (28 mi) north of Campobasso. The nearest large town and airport is Pescara. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 6,658 and an area of 93.0 square kilometres (35.9 sq mi).
This municipality has become quite well known in the last few years because it is the birthplace of former judge and Italian minister Antonio di Pietro, who often referred to it as il mio paesello (my little town). It is also the birthplace of the Italian 1970s and 80s screenwriter Dardano Sacchetti.
- All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
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