Poggio Catino

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Poggio Catino
Podii Catini
Comune di Poggio Catino
Poggio Catino is located in Italy
Poggio Catino
Poggio Catino
Location of Poggio Catino in Italy
Coordinates: 42°18′N 12°42′E / 42.300°N 12.700°E / 42.300; 12.700Coordinates: 42°18′N 12°42′E / 42.300°N 12.700°E / 42.300; 12.700
Country Italy
Region Latium
Province Province of Rieti (RI)
 • Total 15.0 km2 (5.8 sq mi)
Elevation 387 m (1,270 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 1,288
 • Density 86/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 02040
Dialing code 0765
Patron saint San Silvestro
Saint day 31 dicembre
Website www.comune.poggiocatino.ri.it

Poggio Catino is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Rieti in the Italian region Latium, located about 45 kilometres (28 mi) northeast of Rome and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southwest of Rieti. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 1,288 and an area of 15.0 square kilometres (5.8 sq mi).[1]

Poggio Catino borders the following municipalities: Cantalupo in Sabina, Forano, Poggio Mirteto, Roccantica, Salisano.

It was the birthplace of the medieval historian Gregory of Catino.

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