Maenza

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Maenza
Comune
Comune di Maenza
Baronial castle (rocca).
Baronial castle (rocca).
Coat of arms of Maenza
Coat of arms
Maenza is located in Italy
Maenza
Maenza
Location of Maenza in Italy
Coordinates: 41°31′N 13°11′E / 41.517°N 13.183°E / 41.517; 13.183
CountryItaly
RegionLazio
ProvinceLatina (LT)
FrazioniFarneto, Monte Acuto
Government
 • MayorClaudio Sperduti
Area
 • Total42.13 km2 (16.27 sq mi)
Elevation358 m (1,175 ft)
Population (28 February 2017)[1]
 • Total3,101
 • Density74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Maentini
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code04010
Dialing code0773
Patron saintSant'Eleuterio
Saint dayMay 29
WebsiteOfficial website

Maenza is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Latina in the Italian region Lazio, located about 70 kilometres (43 mi) southeast of Rome and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) east of Latina.

Maenza borders the following municipalities: Carpineto Romano, Giuliano di Roma, Priverno, Prossedi, Roccagorga, Supino. It is home to a castle, originally built as a watchtower in the 12th-13th centuries, and enlarged in the 16th century.

References[edit]

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