Viterbo

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Viterbo
Comune
Comune di Viterbo
Palazzo del Papi, Viterbo
Palazzo del Papi, Viterbo
Flag of Viterbo
Flag
Coat of arms of Viterbo
Coat of arms
Viterbo in the province
The comune Viterbo, in red, in its province
CountryItaly
RegionLazio
Province / Metropolitan cityViterbo (VT)
Frazionisee list
Government
 • MayorLeonardo Michelini[1]
Area[2]
 • Total406.23 km2 (156.85 sq mi)
Elevation[2]326 m (1,070 ft)
Highest elevation896 m (2,940 ft)
Lowest elevation86 m (282 ft)
Population (24 February 2017)[3]
 • Total67,173
 • Density170/km2 (430/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Viterbesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code01100
Dialing code0761
Patron saintSaint Rose of Viterbo
Saint day4 September
WebsiteOfficial website

Viterbo is a very old city and a comune in the Lazio region of Central Italy, the capital of the province of Viterbo.

The University of Tuscia, established in 1979, is in the city of Viterbo.

Geography[change | change source]

The comune of Viterbo has an area of 406.23 km2 (156.85 sq mi), the largest comune of the province, and its altitude is 326 m (1,070 ft) above sea level.[2]

The comune borders with the comuni Bagnoregio, Bomarzo, Canepina, Caprarola, Celleno, Civitella d'Agliano, Graffignano, Marta, Monte Romano, Montefiascone, Ronciglione, Soriano nel Cimino, Tuscania, Vetralla, Vitorchiano.[4]

Frazioni[change | change source]

The following frazioni (hamlets) are part of the comune of Viterboː Bagnaia, Fastello, Grotte Santo Stefano, La Quercia, Montecalvello, Ponte di Cetti, Roccalvecce, San Martino al Cimino, Sant'Angelo di Roccalvecce, Tobia, Vallebona.

Population[change | change source]

As of 1 January 2016, there are 67,173 persons (32,186 males and 34,987 females) living in the comune,[3] for a population density of 165.4 inhabitants/km².

Population evolution[change | change source]

Gallery[change | change source]

People from Viterbo[change | change source]

Twinned and partner towns[change | change source]

Viterbo is twinned with:

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Sindaco" (in Italian). Comune di Viterbo. Retrieved 24 February 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Comune di Viterbo" (in Italian). Tuttitalia.it. Retrieved 24 February 2017.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Statistiche demografiche ISTAT" (in Italian). Demo.istat.it. Retrieved 24 February 2017.
  4. "Comuni limitrofi a Viterbo" (in Italian). Tuttitalia.it. Retrieved 24 February 2017.

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