Montenero di Bisaccia

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Montenero di Bisaccia
Comune di Montenero di Bisaccia
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Location of Montenero di Bisaccia
Montenero di Bisaccia is located in Italy
Montenero di Bisaccia
Montenero di Bisaccia
Location of Montenero di Bisaccia in Italy
Montenero di Bisaccia is located in Molise
Montenero di Bisaccia
Montenero di Bisaccia
Montenero di Bisaccia (Molise)
Coordinates: 41°57′N 14°47′E / 41.950°N 14.783°E / 41.950; 14.783
CountryItaly
RegionMolise
ProvinceCampobasso (CB)
FrazioniMarina di Montenero, Montebello
Government
 • MayorNicola Travaglini
Area
 • Total93.0 km2 (35.9 sq mi)
Elevation
273 m (896 ft)
Population
(30 November 2017)[1]
 • Total6,612
 • Density71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Monteneresi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
86036
Dialing code0875
Patron saintSt. Matthew
Saint day21 September

Montenero di Bisaccia is a small hill top town and comune (municipality). It is in the Province of Campobasso, which is in the region of Molise, in Italy. It is about 10 kilometres (6 mi) inland from the coast, and about 45 kilometres (28 mi) north of Campobasso. The nearest large town and airport is Pescara. Montenero di Bisaccia borders the following municipalities: Cupello, Guglionesi, Lentella, Mafalda, Montecilfone, Palata, Petacciato, San Felice del Molise, San Salvo, Tavenna.

It is the birthplace of former judge and Italian minister Antonio di Pietro and of screenwriter Dardano Sacchetti.

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

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