Castelnuovo Rangone

Castelnuovo Rangone
Comune di Castelnuovo Rangone
Castelnuovo Rangone

Location of Castelnuovo Rangone in Italy

Coordinates: 44°33′N 10°56′E / 44.550°N 10.933°E / 44.550; 10.933Coordinates: 44°33′N 10°56′E / 44.550°N 10.933°E / 44.550; 10.933
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province / Metropolitan city Modena (MO)
Frazioni Montale, Cavidole, San Lorenzo
  Mayor Roberto Alperoli
  Total 22.61 km2 (8.73 sq mi)
Elevation 76 m (249 ft)
Population (30 September 2008)[1]
  Total 13,856
  Density 610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Castelnovesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 41051
Dialing code 059
Patron saint Saint Celestino
Saint day 6 April
Website Official website

Castelnuovo Rangone is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Modena in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) west of Bologna and about 13 kilometres (8 mi) south of Modena. The most important economical activity is the production and treatment of pig meat.

The municipality of Castelnuovo Rangone contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Montale, Cavidole, Settecani and San Lorenzo. Castelnuovo Rangone borders the following municipalities: Castelvetro di Modena, Formigine, Modena, Spilamberto.

Twin towns

Castelnuovo Rangone is twinned with:


  1. Municipality of Castelnuovo Rangone.

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