Corridonia

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Corridonia
Comune di Corridonia
Corridonia, san francesco e monumento ai caduti 01.jpg
Coat of arms of Corridonia
Coat of arms
Location of Corridonia
Corridonia is located in Italy
Corridonia
Corridonia
Location of Corridonia in Italy
Corridonia is located in Marche
Corridonia
Corridonia
Corridonia (Marche)
Coordinates: 43°15′N 13°31′E / 43.250°N 13.517°E / 43.250; 13.517
CountryItaly
RegionMarche
ProvinceMacerata (MC)
FrazioniColbuccaro, Passo del Bidollo, San Claudio, Contrada Sarrocciano
Government
 • MayorPaolo Cartechini
Area
 • Total61.97 km2 (23.93 sq mi)
Elevation
261 m (856 ft)
Population
(28 February 2017)[1]
 • Total15,427
 • Density250/km2 (640/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Corridoniani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
62014
Dialing code0733
Patron saintSS. Peter and Paul
Saint day29 June
WebsiteOfficial website

Corridonia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Macerata in the Italian region Marche, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) south of Ancona and about 8 kilometres (5 mi) southeast of Macerata.

Corridonia was called, until 1931, Pausula. The name was changed by Benito Mussolini to honor Filippo Corridoni, interventionist syndicalist who died on 23 October 1915.

Corridonia borders the following municipalities: Francavilla d'Ete, Macerata, Mogliano, Monte San Giusto, Monte San Pietrangeli, Morrovalle, Petriolo, Tolentino, Urbisaglia.

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References[edit]

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