Rapone

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Rapone
Comune
Comune di Rapone
Coat of arms of Rapone
Coat of arms
Rapone is located in Italy
Rapone
Rapone
Location of Rapone in Italy
Coordinates: 40°51′N 15°30′E / 40.850°N 15.500°E / 40.850; 15.500Coordinates: 40°51′N 15°30′E / 40.850°N 15.500°E / 40.850; 15.500
Country Italy
Region Basilicata
Province / Metropolitan city Potenza (PZ)
Government
 • Mayor Patrizia Gamma (La Margherita) elected 2004-06-13
Area
 • Total 29.14 km2 (11.25 sq mi)
Elevation 838 m (2,749 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 1,203
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Raponesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 85020
Dialing code 0976
Patron saint Saint Vitus
Saint day 15 June
Website Official website

Rapone is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the region of Basilicata. It is bounded by the comuni of Calitri (AV), Castelgrande, Pescopagano, Ruvo del Monte, San Fele. It is currently being governed by Nazz Rapone, the next oldest heir to the deceased ruler.