Matrice is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Campobasso in the Italian region Molise, located about 7 kilometres (4 mi) northeast of Campobasso. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 1,081 and an area of 20.4 square kilometres (7.9 sq mi).[3]

Matrice
Comune di Matrice
Location of Matrice
Matrice is located in Italy
Matrice
Matrice
Location of Matrice in Italy
Matrice is located in Molise
Matrice
Matrice
Matrice (Molise)
Coordinates: 41°37′N 14°43′E / 41.617°N 14.717°E / 41.617; 14.717Coordinates: 41°37′N 14°43′E / 41.617°N 14.717°E / 41.617; 14.717
CountryItaly
RegionMolise
ProvinceProvince of Campobasso (CB)
Area
 • Total20.4 km2 (7.9 sq mi)
Population
 (Dec. 2004)[2]
 • Total1,081
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
86030
Dialing code0874

Matrice borders the following municipalities: Campobasso, Campolieto, Castellino del Biferno, Montagano, Petrella Tifernina, Ripalimosani, San Giovanni in Galdo.

At the beginning of the 20th century, many residents of Matrice began to immigrate to the U.S.

Demographic evolutionEdit

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: Italian statistical institute Istat.