Pietrarubbia

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Pietrarubbia
Comune di Pietrarubbia
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Coat of arms of Pietrarubbia
Coat of arms
Location of Pietrarubbia
Pietrarubbia is located in Italy
Pietrarubbia
Pietrarubbia
Location of Pietrarubbia in Italy
Pietrarubbia is located in Marche
Pietrarubbia
Pietrarubbia
Pietrarubbia (Marche)
Coordinates: 43°48′N 12°23′E / 43.800°N 12.383°E / 43.800; 12.383
CountryItaly
RegionMarche
ProvincePesaro e Urbino (PU)
FrazioniMercato Vecchio (communal seat), Ponte Cappuccini
Government
 • MayorLuciano Vergari
Area
 • Total13.0 km2 (5.0 sq mi)
Elevation
572 m (1,877 ft)
Population
 (2008)[3]
 • Total718
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Pietrarubbiesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
61020
Dialing code0722
Patron saintSt. Anthony of Padua
Saint day13 June
WebsiteOfficial website

Pietrarubbia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Pesaro e Urbino in the Italian region Marche, located about 90 kilometres (56 mi) west of Ancona and about 45 kilometres (28 mi) southwest of Pesaro.

It is home to an 11th-century castle which, according to tradition, is the ancestral home of the house of Montefeltro, rulers of the area in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.