Mortegliano

Mortegliano (Friulian: Mortean) is a comune (municipality) in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia, located about 60 km northwest of Trieste and about 14 km southwest of Udine.

Mortegliano
Comune di Mortegliano
Mortegliano Cathedral
Mortegliano Cathedral
Location of Mortegliano
Mortegliano is located in Italy
Mortegliano
Mortegliano
Location of Mortegliano in Italy
Mortegliano is located in Friuli-Venezia Giulia
Mortegliano
Mortegliano
Mortegliano (Friuli-Venezia Giulia)
Coordinates: 45°57′N 13°10′E / 45.950°N 13.167°E / 45.950; 13.167Coordinates: 45°57′N 13°10′E / 45.950°N 13.167°E / 45.950; 13.167
CountryItaly
RegionFriuli-Venezia Giulia
FrazioniChiasiellis, Lavariano
Government
 • MayorRoberto Zuliani
Area
 • Total30.05 km2 (11.60 sq mi)
Elevation
41 m (135 ft)
Population
 (30 April 2017)[3]
 • Total4,967
 • Density170/km2 (430/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Morteglianesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
33050
Dialing code0432
WebsiteOfficial website

Mortegliano borders the following municipalities: Bicinicco, Castions di Strada, Lestizza, Pavia di Udine, Pozzuolo del Friuli, Talmassons.

The tallest campanile, or free-standing bell tower, in the world at 113.2 metres (371 ft) high, is the Mortegliano Bell Tower.[4][5]


Twin townsEdit

Mortegliano is twinned with:

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. ^ "25 tallest clock towers/government structures/palaces" (PDF). Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. January 2008. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-10-30. Retrieved 2008-08-09.
  5. ^ "Campus tour booklet" (PDF). University of Birmingham. Retrieved 2008-08-09.

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