Collevecchio

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Collevecchio
Comune
Comune di Collevecchio
View of Collevecchio Sabine's hills throuth the fog2.JPG
Coat of arms of Collevecchio
Coat of arms
Collevecchio is located in Italy
Collevecchio
Collevecchio
Location of Collevecchio in Italy
Coordinates: 42°20′N 12°33′E / 42.333°N 12.550°E / 42.333; 12.550
Country Italy
Region Latium
Province Rieti (RI)
Frazioni Poggio Sommavilla, Cicignano
Elevation 245 m (804 ft)
Population (2010[1])
 • Total 1,651
Demonym(s) Collevecchiani
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 02042
Dialing code 0765
Website Official website

Collevecchio (local Central Italian: Colevecchiu) is a comune (municipality) in the Italian region Latium. Collevecchio borders the following municipalities: Civita Castellana (VT), Magliano Sabina, Montebuono, Ponzano Romano (RM), Stimigliano, Tarano. The frazione of Poggio Sommavilla is home to an arcaico archaeological site on Tiber valley with center acropolis and a necropolis.

The economy is ased on agriculture (olive, wine) and animal husbandry (cattle and goats).

References

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

External links