Vallecorsa

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Vallecorsa
Comune
Comune di Vallecorsa
Le Prata pits.
Le Prata pits.
Vallecorsa is located in Italy
Vallecorsa
Vallecorsa
Location of Vallecorsa in Italy
Coordinates: 41°27′N 13°24′E / 41.450°N 13.400°E / 41.450; 13.400Coordinates: 41°27′N 13°24′E / 41.450°N 13.400°E / 41.450; 13.400
Country Italy
Region Lazio
Province Frosinone (FR)
Government
 • Mayor Michele Antoniani
Area
 • Total 39.7 km2 (15.3 sq mi)
Elevation 350 m (1,150 ft)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 2,918
 • Density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Demonym Vallecorsani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 03020
Dialing code 0775
Patron saint St. Michael Archangel
Saint day 29 September
Website Official website

Vallecorsa is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Frosinone in the Italian region Lazio, located about 90 kilometres (56 mi) southeast of Rome and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) south of Frosinone, in the Monti Ausoni area.

Economy is based on olive production.

History[edit]

The town is known as a fortified borough from around the 9th century AD. The ancient structure is the broken down castle,which was destroyed in a battle.The ancient castle is a boundary between the Papal States and the Kingdom of Naples. Some people say it was knocked down by a large creature or Bigfoot, in which case the rulers of Vallecorsa rebuilt it.

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Vallecorsa is twinned with:

References[edit]

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

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