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Comune di Rotella
Clock Tower
Clock Tower
Rotella is located in Italy
Location of Rotella in Italy
Coordinates: 42°57′N 13°34′E / 42.950°N 13.567°E / 42.950; 13.567Coordinates: 42°57′N 13°34′E / 42.950°N 13.567°E / 42.950; 13.567
Country Italy
Region Marche
Province Province of Ascoli Piceno (AP)
Frazioni Casteltel di Croce, Capradosso, Poggio Canoso
 • Mayor Domenico Gentili
 • Total 27.2 km2 (10.5 sq mi)
Elevation 395 m (1,296 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 985
 • Density 36/km2 (94/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Rotellesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 63030
Dialing code 0736
Patron saint Lawrence of Rome
Saint day 10 August
Website Official website

Rotella is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Ascoli Piceno in the Italian region Marche, located about 70 km (43 mi) south of Ancona and about 11 km (6.8 mi) north of Ascoli Piceno. As of 31 December 2005, it had a population of 985 and an area of 27.2 km2 (10.5 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Rotella contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Castel di Croce, Capradosso, and Poggio Canoso.

Rotella borders the following municipalities: Ascoli Piceno, Castignano, Force, Montedinove, Montelparo, Venarotta.

Demographic evolution[edit]


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

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