Portocannone

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Portocannone
Comune
Comune di Portocannone
Coat of arms of Portocannone
Coat of arms
Portocannone is located in Italy
Portocannone
Portocannone
Location of Portocannone in Italy
Coordinates: 41°54′53″N 15°00′29″E / 41.91472°N 15.00806°E / 41.91472; 15.00806Coordinates: 41°54′53″N 15°00′29″E / 41.91472°N 15.00806°E / 41.91472; 15.00806
Country Italy
Region Molise
Province Campobasso (CB)
Government
 • Mayor Giuseppe Caporicci
Area
 • Total 13.11 km2 (5.06 sq mi)
Elevation 148 m (486 ft)
Population (30 November 2017)[1]
 • Total 2,488
 • Density 190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Portocannonesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 86045
Dialing code 0875
Website Official website

Portocannone (Arbërisht: Portkanuni) is an Arbëreshë comune in the Province of Campobasso, in the Italian region Molise, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) northeast of Campobasso.

Transportation[edit]

Portocannone was served by a railway station, the Guglionesi -Portocannone railway station.on the Termoli-Campobasso and Termoli–Venafro line, but the station has been closed for a few years and does not have passenger service.

People[edit]

The grand-father of Mateo Musacchio was born in this City.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ "Calciomercato Roma, Musacchio è il primo rinforzo". RomaToday. Retrieved 2018-03-22.