Spoltore (locally Spuldórë) is a comune and town in the province of Pescara in the Abruzzo region of Italy, with a population of c. 17,000.

Spoltore
Comune di Spoltore
Coat of arms of Spoltore
Location of Spoltore
Spoltore is located in Italy
Spoltore
Spoltore
Location of Spoltore in Italy
Spoltore is located in Abruzzo
Spoltore
Spoltore
Spoltore (Abruzzo)
Coordinates: 42°27′N 14°8′E / 42.450°N 14.133°E / 42.450; 14.133Coordinates: 42°27′N 14°8′E / 42.450°N 14.133°E / 42.450; 14.133
CountryItaly
RegionAbruzzo
ProvincePescara (PE)
FrazioniCaprara d'Abruzzo, Castellana, Cavaticchi Inferiore, Cavatichi Superiore, Pescarina, Pescarina Superiore, Ripoli, Santa Lucia, Santa Teresa, Torretta, Villa Raspa, Villa Santa Maria
Government
 • MayorLuciano Di Lorito (PD)
Area
 • Total36 km2 (14 sq mi)
Elevation
185 m (607 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2006)[2]
 • Total17,250
 • Density480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Spoltoresi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
65010
Dialing code085
Patron saintSan Panfilo (Saint Pamphilus of Sulmona)
Saint dayApril 28
WebsiteOfficial website
View of Spoltore.

PersonalityEdit

  • Giuseppangelo Fonzi (1768-1840), dental surgeon and dental technician known for having improved the dental prostheses.

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.