Castelnuovo (Assisi)

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Castelnuovo is located in Italy
Location of Castelnuovo in Italy
Coordinates: 43°01′53″N 12°35′08″E / 43.03139°N 12.58556°E / 43.03139; 12.58556Coordinates: 43°01′53″N 12°35′08″E / 43.03139°N 12.58556°E / 43.03139; 12.58556
Country Italy
ProvinceProvince of Perugia
Elevation195 m (640 ft)
 • Total754
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Dialing code075
Patron saintPaschal Baylon
Saint dayMay 17

Castelnuovo is a frazione of the comune of Assisi in the Province of Perugia, Umbria, central Italy. Castelnuovo is situated about 9 km from Assisi and is located in the southwest of Santa Maria degli Angeli. Is surrounded also with the territories of other 2 fractions Assisi: Tordandrea to the west, and Rivotorto to the east. To the south is bordered by the comune of Cannara.

It stands at an elevation of 195 metres above sea level. At the time of the Istat census of 2001 it had 754 inhabitants.[1]

The most important watercourse is the river Ose, which basically it specify the frontier between Castelnuovo and Cannara.


  1. ^ a b c "Tavola: Popolazione residente per sesso - Perugia (dettaglio loc. abitate) - Censimento 2001". Istituto Nazionale di Statistica. Retrieved September 4, 2009.