Lavarone

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Lavarone Lafraun
Comune
Comune di Lavarone
Coat of arms of Lavarone Lafraun
Coat of arms
Lavarone Lafraun is located in Italy
Lavarone Lafraun
Lavarone Lafraun
Location of Lavarone Lafraun in Italy
Coordinates: 45°56′N 11°16′E / 45.933°N 11.267°E / 45.933; 11.267Coordinates: 45°56′N 11°16′E / 45.933°N 11.267°E / 45.933; 11.267
Country Italy
Region Trentino-Südtirol
Province / Metropolitan city Trentino (TN)
Frazioni Chiesa, Cappella, Gionghi, Masetti, Villanova, Longhi, Magrè, Slaghenaufi, Bertoldi, Nicolussi, Piccoli, Oseli, Gasperi, Lanzino, Albertini, Rocchetti, Malga Laghetto, Stengheli, Azzolini, Masi di Sotto
Government
 • Mayor Isacco Corradi
Area
 • Total 26.3 km2 (10.2 sq mi)
Elevation 1,200 m (3,900 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 1,109
 • Density 42/km2 (110/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Lavaronesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 38040
Dialing code 0464
Patron saint San Floriano
Website Official website

Lavarone (German: Lafraun, Cimbrian: Lavròu) is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Südtirol Tyrol–South Tyrol–Trentino Euroregion, located about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southeast of Trento. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 1,109 and an area of 26.3 square kilometres (10.2 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Lavarone contains the frazioni (subdivisions): Chiesa, Cappella, Gionghi, Masetti, Villanova, Longhi, Magrè, Slaghenaufi, Bertoldi, Nicolussi, Piccoli, Oseli, Gasperi, Lanzino, Albertini, Rocchetti, Malga Laghetto, Stengheli, Azzolini and Masi di Sotto.

Lavarone borders the following municipalities: Caldonazzo, Luserna, Folgaria, Pedemonte, Levico Terme and Lastebasse.

Until the beginning of the 20th century the people of Lavarone spoke Cimbrian, an ancient German Bavarian dialect.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]

Media related to Lavarone at Wikimedia Commons