Montefalcione

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Montefalcione
Comune di Montefalcione
Montefalcione
Montefalcione
Location of Montefalcione
Montefalcione is located in Italy
Montefalcione
Montefalcione
Location of Montefalcione in Italy
Montefalcione is located in Campania
Montefalcione
Montefalcione
Montefalcione (Campania)
Coordinates: 40°57′45″N 14°53′5″E / 40.96250°N 14.88472°E / 40.96250; 14.88472Coordinates: 40°57′45″N 14°53′5″E / 40.96250°N 14.88472°E / 40.96250; 14.88472
CountryItaly
RegionCampania
ProvinceAvellino (AV)
Government
 • MayorMaria Antonietta Belli
Area
 • Total15.15 km2 (5.85 sq mi)
Elevation
523 m (1,716 ft)
Population
(31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total3,461
 • Density230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Montefalcionesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
83030
Dialing code0825
Patron saintSt. Anthony of Padua
Saint day13 June
WebsiteOfficial website

Montefalcione (Irpino: Mundëfaucionë) is a town and comune of the province of Avellino in the Campania region of southern Italy. The town lies on a hill which at its summit is 523 metres (1,716 ft) above sea level.

In 1861 it was the location of a revolt against the newly formed government of Italy.

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  1. ^ Population data from ISTAT

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