Marsciano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Perugia in the Italian region Umbria, located about 25 km south of Perugia.

Marsciano
Comune di Marsciano
Torre Bolli.
Torre Bolli.
Location of Marsciano
Marsciano is located in Italy
Marsciano
Marsciano
Location of Marsciano in Italy
Marsciano is located in Umbria
Marsciano
Marsciano
Marsciano (Umbria)
Coordinates: 42°55′N 12°20′E / 42.917°N 12.333°E / 42.917; 12.333Coordinates: 42°55′N 12°20′E / 42.917°N 12.333°E / 42.917; 12.333
CountryItaly
RegionUmbria
ProvinceProvince of Perugia (PG)
FrazioniBadiola, Cascina, Castello delle Forme, Castiglione della Valle, Cerqueto, Cerro, Compignano, Marsciano Stazione, Mercatello, Migliano, Monte Vibiano Vecchio, Morcella, Olmeto, Pallotta, Papiano, Pieve Caina, San Biagio della Valle, San Valentino della Collina, Sant'Apollinare, Sant'Elena, Schiavo, Spina, Via Larga, Villanova di Marsciano
Government
 • MayorAlfio Todini
Area
 • Total161.5 km2 (62.4 sq mi)
Elevation
184 m (604 ft)
Population
 (30 September 2017)[3]
 • Total18,700
 • Density120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Marscianesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
06055
Dialing code075
Patron saintSt. John the Baptist
WebsiteOfficial website

Marsciano borders the following municipalities: Collazzone, Deruta, Fratta Todina, Perugia, Piegaro, San Venanzo, Todi.

The main church in the center of town is the neo-gothic style San Giovanni Battista. The facade of the 19th century Teatro Concordia serves as a portal to a modern cinema theater.

RiversEdit

The municipality is watered by the little Nestore River, a tributary of the Tiber. Marsciano's eastern border with neighboring Collazzone is marked by the River Tiber itself.

Twin towns - sister citiesEdit

Marsciano si twinned with:[4]

PeopleEdit

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.
  4. ^ "Gemellaggi". comune.marsciano.pg.it (in Italian). Marsciano. Retrieved 2019-12-18.

External linksEdit