Vallerotonda

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Vallerotonda
Comune di Vallerotonda
Vista Panoramica di Vallerotonda - panoramio.jpg
Coat of arms of Vallerotonda
Coat of arms
Location of Vallerotonda
Vallerotonda is located in Italy
Vallerotonda
Vallerotonda
Location of Vallerotonda in Italy
Vallerotonda is located in Lazio
Vallerotonda
Vallerotonda
Vallerotonda (Lazio)
Coordinates: 41°33′N 13°55′E / 41.550°N 13.917°E / 41.550; 13.917
CountryItaly
RegionLazio
ProvinceFrosinone (FR)
FrazioniCentro, Valvori, Cerreto and Cardito.
Government
 • MayorGianfranco Verallo
Area
 • Total59 km2 (23 sq mi)
Elevation
620 m (2,030 ft)
Population
(28 February 2017)
 • Total1,539
 • Density26/km2 (68/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Vallerotondesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
03040
Dialing code0776
Patron saintSt. Peter
Saint day7 April
WebsiteOfficial website

Vallerotonda (locally Vardónna) is a town and comune (municipality) in the region of Lazio in central Italy, in the province of Frosinone. The commune is situated on the Apennine Mountains and forms part of the Comino Valley.

Geography[edit]

The area is historically tied to the Mezzogiorno, the Italian "South", only relatively recently in the 1920s Fascist rule, was it transferred to the "central" province of Lazio along with Latina from the Terra di Lavoro, which was a giustizierato (circumscription) of the former Kingdom of Naples.

It borders the communes Acquafondata, Cervaro, Filignano, Rocchetta a Volturno, San Biagio Saracinisco, Sant'Elia Fiumerapido, and Viticuso.

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