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Chiesanuova's location in San Marino
|• Capitano||Franco Santi (since 2009)|
|• Total||5.46 km2 (2.11 sq mi)|
|Elevation||450 m (1,480 ft)|
|Population (31 October 2013)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC)|
Chiesanuova is a minor municipality of San Marino. It has a population of 1,097 inhabitants (October 2013) in an area of 5.46 km².
The medieval castle of Busignano was situated in this area and in 1320 its inhabitants decided to join San Marino. The name Chiesanuova dates back to the 16th century around the time of rebuilding of the church of S. Giovanni Battista in Curte (which no longer exists).
Chiesanuova has 7 parishes (curazie):
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