Farnese, Lazio

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Farnese
Comune
Comune di Farnese
Centro storico di Farnese.jpg
Coat of arms of Farnese
Coat of arms
Farnese is located in Italy
Farnese
Farnese
Location of Farnese in Italy
Coordinates: 42°33′N 11°43′E / 42.550°N 11.717°E / 42.550; 11.717Coordinates: 42°33′N 11°43′E / 42.550°N 11.717°E / 42.550; 11.717
CountryItaly
RegionLazio
ProvinceViterbo (VT)
Government
 • MayorMassimo Biagini
Area
 • Total52.38 km2 (20.22 sq mi)
Elevation341 m (1,119 ft)
Population (31 July 2017)[1]
 • Total1,494
 • Density29/km2 (74/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Farnesani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code01010
Dialing code0761
Patron saintSt. Isidore
Saint dayMay 10
WebsiteOfficial website

Farnese is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Viterbo in the Italian region Latium, located about 100 kilometres (62 mi) northwest of Rome and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) northwest of Viterbo.

Geography[edit]

Farnese borders the following municipalities: Ischia di Castro, Pitigliano, Valentano.

Personalities[edit]

The well-known Italian-Brazilian sculptor Victor Brecheret is born in Farnese

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]

Media related to Farnese at Wikimedia Commons