Portobuffolé

Portobuffolé[5] (Italian pronunciation: [ˌpɔrtobuffoˈle]) or Portobuffolè[6] [ˌpɔrtobuffoˈlɛ] (Venetian: Portobufołè)[7] is a comune (municipality) in the province of Treviso in the Italian region Veneto, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) northeast of Venice and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) northeast of Treviso on both the shores of the Livenza river.

Portobuffolé
Comune di Portobuffolé
The Cathedral
The Cathedral
Coat of arms of Portobuffolé
Coat of arms
Location of Portobuffolé
Portobuffolé is located in Italy
Portobuffolé
Portobuffolé
Location of Portobuffolé in Italy
Portobuffolé is located in Veneto
Portobuffolé
Portobuffolé
Portobuffolé (Veneto)
Coordinates: 45°51′N 12°32′E / 45.850°N 12.533°E / 45.850; 12.533
CountryItaly
RegionVeneto
ProvinceTreviso (TV)
FrazioniSettimo, Ronche and Faé[1]
Government
 • MayorAndrea Sebastiano Susana
Area
 • Total5.0 km2 (1.9 sq mi)
Elevation
10 m (30 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2015)[4]
 • Total755
 • Density150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Portobuffolesi or Portuensi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
31040
Dialing code0422
WebsiteOfficial website

Portobuffolé borders the following municipalities: Brugnera, Gaiarine, Mansuè, Prata di Pordenone. Sights include the Duomo (Cathedral), a synagogue re-consecrated in 1559. During the Middle Ages the town, of Roman origins, was under the da Carrara, the patriarchs of Aquileia, the bishops of Ceneda, the comune of Treviso (1166) and then again under the bishops of Ceneda (1242). After a period of da Camino suzerainty (1307–36), it became part of the Republic of Venice since 1339.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Statute of the commune of Portobuffolé - art.2 Archived 2016-01-22 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  4. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  5. ^ DOP Online
  6. ^ ISTAT (Italian National Institute of Statistics) List of statistical codes and official names of territorial units
  7. ^ La tabele dai nons. "Cjarte dal Friûl Vignesie Julie". Societât filologjiche furlane / Casa editrice Tabacco. Udine: 2005. ISBN 9788883150821 (in Friulian)

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