Contigliano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Rieti in the Italian region Latium, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) northeast of Rome and about 8 kilometres (5 mi) west of Rieti.

Contigliano
Comune di Contigliano
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Location of Contigliano
Contigliano is located in Italy
Contigliano
Contigliano
Location of Contigliano in Italy
Contigliano is located in Lazio
Contigliano
Contigliano
Contigliano (Lazio)
Coordinates: 42°25′N 12°46′E / 42.417°N 12.767°E / 42.417; 12.767Coordinates: 42°25′N 12°46′E / 42.417°N 12.767°E / 42.417; 12.767
CountryItaly
RegionLatium
ProvinceRieti (RI)
Government
 • MayorAngelo Toni
Area
 • Total53.5 km2 (20.7 sq mi)
Elevation
488 m (1,601 ft)
Population
 (30 June 2017)[2]
 • Total3,833
 • Density72/km2 (190/sq mi)
DemonymContiglianesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
02043
Dialing code0746
WebsiteOfficial website

Contigliano borders the following municipalities: Casperia, Colli sul Velino, Cottanello, Greccio, Montasola, Rieti.

The most important church in town is the church of San Michele Arcangelo. Among the other churches, is the church of Sant'Antonio, San Lorenzo, and the Abbey of San Pastore.

TransportEdit

Contigliano has a station on the Terni–Sulmona railway, with trains to Terni, Rieti and L'Aquila.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

External linksEdit

This link includes genealogical information about some of the families of Contigliano.