Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix

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Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix
Comune
Gemeinde Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix
Comune di Senale-San Felice
Church in Unsere Liebe Frau
Church in Unsere Liebe Frau
Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix is located in Italy
Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix
Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix
Location of Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix in Italy
Coordinates: 46°30′N 11°7′E / 46.500°N 11.117°E / 46.500; 11.117Coordinates: 46°30′N 11°7′E / 46.500°N 11.117°E / 46.500; 11.117
Country Italy
Region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol
Province South Tyrol (BZ)
Frazioni Malgasott
Government
 • Mayor Patrik Ausserer
Area
 • Total 27.5 km2 (10.6 sq mi)
Elevation 1,315 m (4,314 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 786
 • Density 29/km2 (74/sq mi)
Demonym German: Sankt Felixer
Italian: senalesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 39010
Dialing code (+39) 463
Website Official website

Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix (Italian: Senale-San Felice) is a comune (municipality) in South Tyrol in northern Italy, located about 20 km west of the city of Bolzano.

Geography[edit]

As of November 30, 2010, it had a population of 775 and an area of 27.5 km².[1]

The municipality of Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix contains the frazione (subdivision) Malgasott.

Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix borders the following municipalities: Eppan, Nals, St Pankraz, Tisens, Castelfondo, and Fondo.

History[edit]

Coat-of-arms[edit]

The village has two coat-of-arms regarding the two joined municipalities. The shield is azure with an or square, the sides curved and the corners decorated with shamrock. The four vertices represent the four original German-speaking municipalities of Non Valley: Laurein, Proveis, Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde and St. Felix. The first emblem represents a church, the second St. Felix with a palm in the left hand and a book in the right. The emblem was adopted in 1966.[2]

Society[edit]

Linguistic distribution[edit]

According to the 2011 census, 98.95% of the population speak German and 1.05% Italian as first language.[3]

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Heraldry of the World: Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde - St. Felix
  3. ^ "Volkszählung 2011/Censimento della popolazione 2011". astat info (Provincial Statistics Institute of the Autonomous Province of South Tyrol) (38): 6–7. June 2012. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Unsere Liebe Frau im Walde-St. Felix at Wikimedia Commons