Comune di Pietrarubbia

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Location of Pietrarubbia in Italy

Coordinates: 43°48′N 12°23′E / 43.800°N 12.383°E / 43.800; 12.383
Country Italy
Region Marche
Province / Metropolitan city Pesaro e Urbino (PU)
Frazioni Mercato Vecchio (communal seat), Ponte Cappuccini
  Mayor Luciano Vergari
  Total 13.0 km2 (5.0 sq mi)
Elevation 572 m (1,877 ft)
Population (2008)[1]
  Total 718
  Density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Pietrarubbiesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 61020
Dialing code 0722
Patron saint St. Anthony of Padua
Saint day 13 June
Website Official website

Pietrarubbia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Pesaro e Urbino in the Italian region Marche, located about 90 kilometres (56 mi) west of Ancona and about 45 kilometres (28 mi) southwest of Pesaro.

It is home to an 11th-century castle which, according to tradition, is the ancestral home of the house of Montefeltro, rulers of the area in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.


  1. All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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