Dambel

Dambel (German: Nombel; Nones: Dambel; Latin: Ambulum) is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located about 35 kilometres (22 mi) north of the city of Trento.

Dambel
Comune di Dambel
Location of Dambel
Dambel
Location of Dambel in Italy
Dambel
Dambel (Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol)
Coordinates: 46°24′N 11°6′E
CountryItaly
RegionTrentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol
ProvinceTrentino (TN)
Government
  MayorCarlo Polastri
Area
  Total5.1 km2 (2.0 sq mi)
Elevation
750 m (2,460 ft)
Population
 (Dec. 2004)[2]
  Total436
  Density85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Dambellesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
38010
Dialing code0463
Patron saintSanta Maria Assunta
Saint dayAugust 15
WebsiteOfficial website

Dambel is located in the Val di Non at an elevation of 750 metres (2,460 ft). It is on the provincial highway between Sanzeno to the south and Sarnonico to the north. The town's name derives from the Latin word ambulum because it was at an historical crossroads on the commercial road between Lombardy and Germany, which crossed through Dambel and over the Novella River at the Pozzena bridge. Today the economy of Dambel is concentrated on the production of apples.

Geography

As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 436 and an area of 5.1 square kilometres (2.0 sq mi).[3]

Dambel borders the following municipalities: Brez, Sarnonico, Cloz, Romallo, Romeno and Sanzeno.

Demographic evolution

References

  1. "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.


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