San Pietro al Natisone

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San Pietro al Natisone
Comune
Comune di San Pietro al Natisone
San Pietro al Natisone 11.jpg
San Pietro al Natisone is located in Italy
San Pietro al Natisone
San Pietro al Natisone
Location of San Pietro al Natisone in Italy
Coordinates: 46°8′N 13°29′E / 46.133°N 13.483°E / 46.133; 13.483Coordinates: 46°8′N 13°29′E / 46.133°N 13.483°E / 46.133; 13.483
CountryItaly
RegionFriuli-Venezia Giulia
ProvinceProvince of Udine (UD)
FrazioniAltovizza/Atovca, Azzida/Ažla, Becis/Bečja, Biarzo/Bjarč, Cedron, Chiabai/Čabaji, Clenia/Klenje, Cocevaro/Kočebar, Correda/Koreda, Costa/Kuosta, Macorins/Mohorin, Mezzana/Mečana, Oculis/Nokula, Podar, Ponteacco/Petjag, Ponte San Quirino/Muost/Puint, Puoie/Puoje, Sorzento/Sarženta, Tarpezzo/Tarpeč, Tiglio/Lipa, Vernassino/Gorenj Barnas, Sotto Vernassino/Pod Barnas, Vernasso/Dolenj Barnas
Government
 • MayorMariano Zufferli 25 May 2014 (Lista civica)
Area
 • Total24.1 km2 (9.3 sq mi)
Elevation175 m (574 ft)
Population (Sept. 2011)
 • Total2,229
 • Density92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code33049
Dialing code0432
Patron saintSaint Peter and Saint Paul
Saint dayJune 29
WebsiteIstitutional website
San Pietro al Natisone - Fountain

San Pietro al Natisone (Slovene: Špeter Slovenov, in the local dialect: Špietar; Friulian: San Pieri dai Sclavons; Latin: Sancti Petri Sclavorum) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Udine in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) northwest of Trieste and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) northeast of Udine, and borders the following municipalities: Cividale del Friuli, San Leonardo, Savogna, Prepotto, Pulfero, and Torreano. Until 1878, its official name was San Pietro degli Slavi, that is "Saint Peter of the Slavs".

San Pietro localities include: Altovizza/Atovca, Azzida/Ažla, Becis/Bečja, Biarzo/Bjarč, Cedron, Chiabai/Čabaji, Clenia/Klenje, Cocevaro/Kočebar, Correda/Koreda, Costa/Kuosta, Macorins/Mohorin, Mezzana/Mečana, Oculis/Nokula, Podar, Ponteacco/Petjag, Ponte San Quirino/Muost/Puint, Puoie/Puoje, Sorzento/Sarženta, Tarpezzo/Tarpeč, Tiglio/Lipa, Vernassino/Gorenj Barnas, Sotto Vernassino/Pod Barnas, Vernasso/Dolenj Barnas[1]

As of 31 September 2011[clarification needed] it had a population of 2,229 and an area of 24.1 square kilometres (9.3 sq mi).[2]

Ethnic composition[edit]

75.9% of the population were Slovenes according to the 1971 census.[3]

Demographic evolution[edit]

Twin towns[edit]

San Pietro al Natisone is twinned with:

References[edit]

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

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