Castiglione Messer Marino

Castiglione Messer Marino (locally Lu Cuaštegliàune [lu kwaʃtəʝˈʝɔwnə]) is a comune and town in the province of Chieti in the Abruzzo region of central-eastern Italy.

Castiglione Messer Marino
Lu Cuaštegliàune  (Neapolitan)
Comune di Castiglione Messer Marino
Castiglione messer marino.jpg
Coat of arms of Castiglione Messer Marino
Location of Castiglione Messer Marino
Castiglione Messer Marino is located in Italy
Castiglione Messer Marino
Castiglione Messer Marino
Location of Castiglione Messer Marino in Italy
Castiglione Messer Marino is located in Abruzzo
Castiglione Messer Marino
Castiglione Messer Marino
Castiglione Messer Marino (Abruzzo)
Coordinates: 41°52′N 14°27′E / 41.867°N 14.450°E / 41.867; 14.450
CountryItaly
RegionAbruzzo
ProvinceChieti (CH)
FrazioniColle Trimarino, Padulo, Sant'Egidio, Valle San Salvatore
Government
 • MayorFelice Magnacca
Area
 • Total47.99 km2 (18.53 sq mi)
Elevation
1,081 m (3,547 ft)
Population
 (31 March 2017)[3]
 • Total1,745
 • Density36/km2 (94/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Castiglionesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
66033
Dialing code0873
Patron saintSt. Raphael
Saint day11 September
WebsiteOfficial website

It is the birthplace of race car driver Juan Manuel Fangio's father, Loreto Fangio.[4]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)
  4. ^ Page in the Castiglione Messer Marino official website

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