Filetto

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Filetto
Comune
Comune di Filetto
Filetto is located in Italy
Filetto
Filetto
Location of Filetto in Italy
Coordinates: 42°14′N 14°15′E / 42.233°N 14.250°E / 42.233; 14.250Coordinates: 42°14′N 14°15′E / 42.233°N 14.250°E / 42.233; 14.250
Country Italy
Region Abruzzo
Province Chieti (CH)
Frazioni Casone Lenzetta, Viano, Calvario, Castagna, Cavallo Morto, Colle Di Sciore
Government
 • Mayor Sandro Di Tullio (Lista Civica L'aurora filettese)
Area
 • Total 13 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation 403 m (1,322 ft)
Population [1]
 • Total 930
 • Density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Filettesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 66030
Dialing code 0871
ISTAT code 069032
Patron saint San Giacomo
Saint day 25 July

Filetto is an Italian comune of 930 people in the Province of Chieti in Abruzzo.

Physical geography[edit]

Hydrography[edit]

It's crossed by the Venna stream, which rises near Guardiagrele, runs for 24 km and flows into the river Foro.

Seismicity[edit]

It is located in Seismic Zone 2 (area with medium seismic hazard where strong earthquakes can occur).

Climate[edit]

Blazon of the coat of arms and the gonfalon[edit]

Coat of arms[edit]

Red, silver hand contracted and driving from the tip. Under the shield, bifid and fluttering red list, the motto, in Roman capital letters, of gold FIDELITAS LIBERTAS. Exterior ornaments of the italian Comunes[3][better source needed]

Gonfalon[edit]

White draped richly adorned with silver embroidery and loaded with the civic coat of arms with the inscription centered in silver, bearing the name of the comune. The metal parts and the cords will be silvered and the vertical rod will be covered with white velvet with spiral places silver tacks. In the arrow will be represented the coat of arms of the comune and on the stem engraved the name. Tie with ribbons of silver fringed national colors.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)
  2. ^ http://www.comuni-in-italia.com/italiacomuni/chieti/Filetto-CH.html
  3. ^ it:Araldica civica#In Italia