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Terni

city in the region Umbria, in Italy

Terni (Latin: Interamna Nahars) is a comune and city in the Umbria region, in central Italy. Terni is the capital of the province of Terni. It is one of the most important industrial towns of Umbria.

Terni
Comune di Terni
Landscape of Terni
Landscape of Terni
Coat of arms of Terni
Coat of arms
Terni in the province
The comune Terni, in red, in its province
Location of Terni
CountryItaly
RegionUmbria
ProvinceTerni (TR)
Frazionisee list
Government
 • MayorLeopoldo Di Girolamo[1]
Area
 • Total212.43 km2 (82.02 sq mi)
Elevation130 m (430 ft)
Highest elevation
1,120 m (3,670 ft)
Lowest elevation
102 m (335 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[4]
 • Total111,189
 • Density520/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Ternani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
05100
Dialing code0744
Patron saintSaint Valentine
Saint day14 February
WebsiteOfficial website

The University of Perugia (Italian: Università degli Studi di Perugia) is a university based in Perugia that offers its main courses in Perugia and Terni.

GeographyEdit

The comune of Terni is in the valley of the Nera river; it has an area of 212.43 km2 (82.02 sq mi) and its altitude is 130 m (430 ft).[3]

Terni borders with the comuni Stroncone, San Gemini, Montefranco (a small part), Arrone, Narni, Montecastrilli (a very small part), Acquasparta, Spoleto (Province of Perugia) and two comuni of the province Rieti in the Lazio regionː Rieti and Labro.[6]

FrazioniEdit

The following frazioni (hamlets) are part of Terniː Acquapalombo, Appecano, Battiferro, Cecalocco, Cesi, Collegiacone, Collescipoli, Collestatte, Giuncano Alto, Giuncano Scalo, Marmore, Miranda, Papigno, Piediluco, Poggio Lavarino, Polenaco, Porzano, Pracchia, Rocca San Zenone, San Carlo, San Liberatore, Titurano, Torreorsina.

PopulationEdit

As of 31 December 2015, there are 112,133 persons (52,703 males and 59,430 females) living in the comune,[5] for a population density of 527.9 inhabitants/km².

GalleryEdit

People from TerniEdit

Twinned and partner townsEdit

Related pagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Presidente" (in Italian). La Provincia di Terni on-line. Retrieved 21 July 2016.
  2. "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Comune di Terni" (in Italian). Tuttitalia.it. Retrieved 21 July 2016.
  4. "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Statistiche demografiche ISTAT" (in Italian). Demo.istat.it. Retrieved 21 July 2016.
  6. "Comuni limitrofi a Terni" (in Italian). Tuttitalia.it. Retrieved 21 July 2016.

Other websitesEdit