Comune di Costacciaro

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Location of Costacciaro in Italy

Coordinates: 43°22′N 12°43′E / 43.367°N 12.717°E / 43.367; 12.717
Country Italy
Region Umbria
Province / Metropolitan city Perugia (PG)
Frazioni Costa San Savino, Scirca, Villa Col dei Canali, Belvedere, Coldagello, Lanciafame, Località Casenove, Pielarocca, Rancana
  Mayor Rosella Bellucci
  Total 41.3 km2 (15.9 sq mi)
Elevation 567 m (1,860 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
  Total 1,319
  Density 32/km2 (83/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Costacciaresi or Costacciaroli
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 06021
Dialing code 075
Patron saint Bl. Thomas of Costacciaro
Saint day First Sunday in September
Website Official website

Costacciaro is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Perugia in the Italian region Umbria, located about 40 km northeast of Perugia. It is a medieval burgh, which, after the rule of Perugia and Gubbio, became part of the Papal States in the 15th century.

Costacciaro borders the following municipalities: Fabriano, Gubbio, Sassoferrato, Scheggia e Pascelupo, Sigillo. The town was founded around 1250 by the commune of Gubbio as a stronghold against the nearby fortress of Sigillo, held by the commune of Perugia.


  1. Data from Istat

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