Rosignano Marittimo

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Rosignano Marittimo
Comune di Rosignano Marittimo
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Coat of arms of Rosignano Marittimo
Coat of arms
Location of Rosignano Marittimo
Rosignano Marittimo is located in Italy
Rosignano Marittimo
Rosignano Marittimo
Location of Rosignano Marittimo in Italy
Rosignano Marittimo is located in Tuscany
Rosignano Marittimo
Rosignano Marittimo
Rosignano Marittimo (Tuscany)
Coordinates: 43°24′N 10°28′E / 43.400°N 10.467°E / 43.400; 10.467
CountryItaly
RegionTuscany
ProvinceLivorno (LI)
FrazioniCastiglioncello, Rosignano Solvay, Vada, Castelnuovo della Misericordia, Gabbro, Nibbiaia
Government
 • MayorAlessandro Franchi
Area
 • Total120.82 km2 (46.65 sq mi)
Elevation
147 m (482 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total31,039
 • Density260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Rosignanesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
57016
Dialing code0586
Patron saintNicholas of Tolentino
Saint daySeptember 10
WebsiteOfficial website

Rosignano Marittimo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Livorno in the Italian region Tuscany, located about 80 kilometres (50 miles) southwest of Florence and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southeast of Livorno.

Rosignano Marittimo borders the following municipalities: Castellina Marittima, Cecina, Collesalvetti, Livorno, Orciano Pisano, Santa Luce.

World War II[edit]

During World War II a major United States Army Air Force base was located near Rosignano, controlled by the Twelfth Air Force. After the war the airfield was closed and the land returned to agricultural use. Today there is little or no evidence of its existence.

International relations[edit]

Rosignano Marittimo is twinned with:

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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. ^ Istat

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