San Leo

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San Leo
Comune di San Leo
San Leo Panorama I.jpg
San Leo is locatit in Italy
San Leo
San Leo
Location o San Leo in Italy
Coordinates: 43°54′N 12°21′E / 43.900°N 12.350°E / 43.900; 12.350
KintraItaly
RegionEmilia-Romagna
ProvinceRimini (RN)
FrazioniAzienda, Capicchio, Castelnuovo, Montefotogno, Montemaggio, Pietracuta, Pietramaura, Santa Lucia, Tausano, Torello
Govrenment
 • MayorDario Giorgini
Area
 • Total53.3 km2 (20.6 sq mi)
Elevation
589 m (1,932 ft)
Population
 (Mey 2007)[1]
 • Tot2,998
 • Density56/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Leontini
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
47865
Dialin code0541
Patron sauntSt. Leo
Saunt dayAugust 1
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid
The fortress (Rocca) o San Leo

San Leo is a comune (municipality) in the Province o Rimini in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, locatit aboot 135 km sootheast o Bologna an aboot 35 km sooth o Rimini.

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San Leo borders the follaein municipalities: Acquaviva (San Marino), Chiesanuova (San Marino), Città di San Marino (San Marino), Maiolo, Montecopiolo, Monte Grimano, Novafeltria, Sassofeltrio, Torriana, Verucchio.

San Leo is hame tae a large fortress at an altitude o 600 metres abuin sea level.

The toun is kent for its lairge population o pet an feral cats.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

Efter the referendum o 17 an 18 December 2006, San Leo wis detached frae the Province o Pesaro an Urbino (Marche) tae join Emilia-Romagna an the Province o Rimini on 15 August 2009[2][3].

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. (in Italian) Article about the legislation
  3. (in Italian) Article on "il Resto del Carlino"

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