Monteflavio

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Monteflavio
Comune
Comune di Monteflavio
Coat of arms of Monteflavio
Coat of arms
Monteflavio is located in Italy
Monteflavio
Monteflavio
Location of Monteflavio in Italy
Coordinates: 42°7′N 12°50′E / 42.117°N 12.833°E / 42.117; 12.833
Country Italy
Region Lazio
Province / Metropolitan city Rome (RM)
Government
 • Mayor Lanfranco Ferrante
Area
 • Total 17.2 km2 (6.6 sq mi)
Elevation 800 m (2,600 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 1,420
 • Density 83/km2 (210/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Monteflaviesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 00010
Dialing code 0774
Patron saint Maria Assunta
Saint day August 15

Monteflavio is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Rome in the Italian region Latium, located about 35 kilometres (22 miles) northeast of Rome.

Monteflavio borders the following municipalities: Licenza, Montorio Romano, Moricone, Palombara Sabina, San Polo dei Cavalieri, Scandriglia.

Festival

During the "Polenta" Festival (2nd Sunday in October) it is possible to eat the polenta (the thick maize porridge) with new wines pouring out by stands in the streets and in the main square of Monteflavio.

References

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

External links

  • Pro-loco association site


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