Monteroduni

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Monteroduni
Comune
Comune di Monteroduni
Castello 1.JPG
Coat of arms of Monteroduni
Coat of arms
Monteroduni is located in Italy
Monteroduni
Monteroduni
Location of Monteroduni in Italy
Coordinates: 41°31′N 14°10′E / 41.517°N 14.167°E / 41.517; 14.167
Country Italy
Region Molise
Province Isernia (IS)
Frazioni Campo Fiorito, Campo la Fontana, Carpinete, Guado Largo, Limate, Pagliara, San Nazzaro, Sant'Eusanio, Selvotta, Socce, Starze
Government
 • Mayor Custode Russo
Area
 • Total 37.0 km2 (14.3 sq mi)
Elevation 476 m (1,562 ft)
Population (1 Maggio 2013[1])
 • Total 2,195
 • Density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym Monterodunesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 86075
Dialing code 0865
Patron saint St. Michael Archangel
Saint day 29 September

Monteroduni is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Isernia in the Italian region Molise, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) west of Campobasso and about 11 kilometres (7 mi) southwest of Isernia.

The town's name derives from the ancient one of the river Volturno, Olotrunus.

The official website ( in Italian) with nice photos : http://www.monteroduni.eu/

Monteroduni borders the following municipalities: Capriati a Volturno, Colli a Volturno, Gallo Matese, Longano, Macchia d'Isernia, Montaquila, Pozzilli, Sant'Agapito.

References[edit]

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