San Floriano del Collio

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San Floriano del Collio
Comune di San Floriano del Collio
San Floriano del Collio is located in Italy
San Floriano del Collio
San Floriano del Collio
Location of San Floriano del Collio in Italy
Coordinates: 45°59′N 13°35′E / 45.983°N 13.583°E / 45.983; 13.583Coordinates: 45°59′N 13°35′E / 45.983°N 13.583°E / 45.983; 13.583
Country Italy
Region Friuli-Venezia Giulia
Province Province of Gorizia (GO)
Frazioni Bukouje, Giasbana, Uclanzi, Scedina, Valerisce
 • Mayor Franca Padovan
 • Total 10.6 km2 (4.1 sq mi)
Elevation 276 m (906 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 807
 • Density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 34070
Dialing code 0481

San Floriano del Collio (Slovene: Števerjan; Friulian: San Florean dal Cuei) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Gorizia in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) northwest of Trieste and about 6 kilometres (4 mi) northwest of Gorizia, on the border with Slovenia, and borders the following municipalities: Brda (Slovenia), Capriva del Friuli, Cormons, Gorizia, Mossa.

San Floriano del Collio localities include Grojna/Groina, Ščedno/Scedina, Bukovje/Bucuie, Valerišče/Valerisce, Jazbine/Giasbana, Aščevo/Asci, Križišče/Bivio, and Sovenca/Sovenza. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 807 and an area of 10.6 square kilometres (4.1 sq mi).[1]

Ethnic composition[edit]

91,4% of the population were Slovenes according to the 1971 census.[2] Most of the locals speak the Brda dialect of Slovene, which is traditionally present on the whole territory of the municipality.

Demographic evolution[edit]


  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Thomas, Lee; Lokar A. (1977) Socioeconomic structure of the Slovene population in Italy, Slovene Studies Journal, Chicago, Illinois, p.28.

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