Montegiardino

Montegiardino[2] is one of the 9 communes or "castelli" of San Marino.[3][4] It has 967 inhabitants (May 2018)[1] in an area of 3.31 km².

Montegiardino
Panoramic view
Panoramic view
Flag of Montegiardino
Flag
Coat of arms of Montegiardino
Coat of arms
Montegiardino's location in San Marino
Montegiardino's location in San Marino
Montegiardino is located in San Marino
Montegiardino
Montegiardino
Montegiardino's location in San Marino
Coordinates: 43°54′32″N 12°29′04″E / 43.90889°N 12.48444°E / 43.90889; 12.48444
Country San Marino
Government
 • CapitanoGiacomo Rinaldi (since 2014)
Area
 • Total3.31 km2 (1.28 sq mi)
Elevation
340 m (1,120 ft)
Population
 (May 2018)
 • Total967[1]
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)CEST
Postal code
47898
ClimateCfa

It is home to the University of the Republic of San Marino, the country's only university.

GeographyEdit

Due to its small size, it is the smallest subdivision of a country in population. It borders the San Marino municipalities Fiorentino and Faetano and the Italian municipalities Monte Grimano and Sassofeltrio.

HistoryEdit

Montegiardino was added due to the last territorial expansion of San Marino, in 1463.

ParishesEdit

Montegiardino has 1 parish (curazia): Cerbaiola.

Notable residentsEdit

Singer and Sammarinese Eurovision entrant, Anita Simoncini hails from Montegiardino.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b http://www.statistica.sm/contents/instance15/files/document/14101672tav_popolazione_.pdf
  2. ^ Varini, Riccardo (2011). Montegiardino: design per il borgo antico : San Marino Design workshop 2010 (in Italian). Università degli studi della Repubblica di San Marino. ISBN 978-88-904759-2-4.
  3. ^ Nguyen, Nam H. (2018-02-23). La evolución de The World Factbook 2018 en español: The Evolution of The World Factbook 2018 In Spanish (in Spanish). Nam H Nguyen.
  4. ^ Agency, Central Intelligence (2008-10-21). The CIA World Factbook 2009. Skyhorse Publishing Inc. ISBN 978-1-60239-282-3.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Montegiardino at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 43°54′32″N 12°29′04″E / 43.90889°N 12.48444°E / 43.90889; 12.48444