Semproniano

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Semproniano
Comune
Comune di Semproniano
Panorama of Semproniano
Panorama of Semproniano
Coat of arms of Semproniano
Coat of arms
Semproniano is located in Italy
Semproniano
Semproniano
Location of Semproniano in Italy
Coordinates: 42°43′N 11°32′E / 42.717°N 11.533°E / 42.717; 11.533Coordinates: 42°43′N 11°32′E / 42.717°N 11.533°E / 42.717; 11.533
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Province Grosseto (GR)
Frazioni Catabbio, Cellena, Petricci, Rocchette di Fazio
Area
 • Total 81.3 km2 (31.4 sq mi)
Elevation 622 m (2,041 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 1,278
 • Density 16/km2 (41/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 58055
Dialing code 0564
Patron saint Sts. Vincenzo and Anastasio
Website Official website

Semproniano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Grosseto in the Italian region Tuscany, located about 120 kilometres (75 mi) south of Florence and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) east of Grosseto. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 1,278 and an area of 81.3 square kilometres (31.4 sq mi).[1]

Semproniano borders the following municipalities: Castell'Azzara, Manciano, Roccalbegna, Santa Fiora, Sorano.

Main sights[edit]

  • The medieval Palazzo Civico and Palazzo dei Vicari Mediceo
  • Church of Santa Croce, faced by the remains of the Aldobrandeschi castle (Rocca).
  • The 12th century (renamed in the 16th century) Pieve dei Santi Vincenzo e Anastasio.
  • the castle of Catabbio, built in the 12th century by the Aldobrandeschi and later used by the Orsini of Pitigliano
  • the notable medieval burgh of Rocchette di Fazio.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

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

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