Maniago

Maniago (Friulian: Manià) is a town and comune located in the Province of Pordenone, Friuli-Venezia Giulia (north-eastern Italy). It is known principally today for its production of steel blades which are used by the big name producers of knives, scissors, and shears which are exported worldwide.

Maniago
Città di Maniago
Location of Maniago
Maniago
Location of Maniago in Italy
Maniago
Maniago (Friuli-Venezia Giulia)
Coordinates: 46°10′N 12°43′E
CountryItaly
RegionFriuli-Venezia Giulia
ProvinceProvince of Pordenone (PN)
FrazioniCampagna, Dandolo, Maniagolibero, Fratta
Area
  Total69 km2 (27 sq mi)
Elevation
283 m (928 ft)
Population
 (1 January 2013)[2]
  Total11,830
  Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Maniaghesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
33085
Dialing code0427
Patron saintSan Mauro di Parenzo
Saint day9 November
WebsiteOfficial website

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