Monte Porzio

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Monte Porzio
Comune di Monte Porzio
Coat of arms of Monte Porzio
Coat of arms
Monte Porzio within the Province of Pesaro-Urbino
Monte Porzio within the Province of Pesaro-Urbino
Location of Monte Porzio
Monte Porzio is located in Italy
Monte Porzio
Monte Porzio
Location of Monte Porzio in Italy
Monte Porzio is located in Marche
Monte Porzio
Monte Porzio
Monte Porzio (Marche)
Coordinates: 43°41′N 13°3′E / 43.683°N 13.050°E / 43.683; 13.050
Country Italy
Region Marche
Province Pesaro e Urbino (PU)
Frazioni Castelvecchio
 • Mayor Giovanni Breccia
 • Total 18.4 km2 (7.1 sq mi)
105 m (344 ft)
(30 November 2017[1])
 • Total 2,844
 • Density 150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Monteporziesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
Dialing code 0721
Patron saint St. Michael Archangel
Saint day 29 September
Website Official website

Monte Porzio is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Pesaro e Urbino in the Italian region Marche, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) west of Ancona and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) southeast of Pesaro.

Monte Porzio borders the following municipalities: Corinaldo, Mondavio, San Costanzo, Terre Roveresche, Trecastelli. It is an agricultural and industrial center on the hills of the left bank of the lower Val Cesano. In the 19th century it was renowned for the production of scissors.


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

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