Canale Monterano

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Canale Monterano
Comune di Canale Monterano
Roman aqueduct in Monterano.
Roman aqueduct in Monterano.
Coat of arms of Canale Monterano
Coat of arms
Canale Monterano is located in Italy
Canale Monterano
Canale Monterano
Location of Canale Monterano in Italy
Coordinates: 42°8′N 12°6′E / 42.133°N 12.100°E / 42.133; 12.100
Country Italy
Region Latium
Province / Metropolitan city Rome (RM)
Frazioni La Piana, Montevirginio
 • Mayor Angelo Stefani
 • Total 36.9 km2 (14.2 sq mi)
Elevation 378 m (1,240 ft)
Population (31 December 2014)[1]
 • Total 4,246
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Canalesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 00060
Dialing code 06
Patron saint St. Bartholomew
Saint day August 24

Canale Monterano is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Rome in the Italian region Latium, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) northwest of Rome. Canale Monterano borders the following municipalities: Blera, Manziana, Oriolo Romano, Tolfa, Vejano.

Main sights[edit]

  • Giardini Botanici di Stigliano
  • Ruins of the former village of Monterano which was set on fire, together with its population, by the French army at the end of the 18th century
  • Remains of Roman aqueduct


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