Farnese, Lazio

Farnese is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Viterbo in the Italian region Latium, located about 100 kilometres (62 mi) northwest of Rome and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) northwest of Viterbo.

Farnese
Comune di Farnese
Centro storico di Farnese.jpg
Coat of arms of Farnese
Coat of arms
Location of Farnese
Farnese is located in Italy
Farnese
Farnese
Location of Farnese in Italy
Farnese is located in Lazio
Farnese
Farnese
Farnese (Lazio)
Coordinates: 42°33′N 11°43′E / 42.550°N 11.717°E / 42.550; 11.717Coordinates: 42°33′N 11°43′E / 42.550°N 11.717°E / 42.550; 11.717
CountryItaly
RegionLazio
ProvinceViterbo (VT)
Government
 • MayorMassimo Biagini
Area
 • Total52.38 km2 (20.22 sq mi)
Elevation
341 m (1,119 ft)
Population
 (31 July 2017)[3]
 • Total1,494
 • Density29/km2 (74/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Farnesani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
01010
Dialing code0761
Patron saintSt. Isidore
Saint dayMay 10
WebsiteOfficial website

GeographyEdit

Farnese borders the following municipalities: Ischia di Castro, Pitigliano, Valentano.

PersonalitiesEdit

The well-known Italian-Brazilian sculptor Victor Brecheret is born in Farnese

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Farnese at Wikimedia Commons