Montalto di Castro

Montalto di Castro is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Viterbo in the Italian region Lazio, located about 90 kilometres (56 miles) northwest of Rome and about 40 kilometres (25 miles) west of Viterbo.

Montalto di Castro
Comune di Montalto di Castro

Coat of arms
Location of Montalto di Castro
Montalto di Castro
Location of Montalto di Castro in Italy
Montalto di Castro
Montalto di Castro (Lazio)
Coordinates: 42°21′N 11°36′E
CountryItaly
RegionLazio
ProvinceViterbo (VT)
FrazioniPescia Romana
Government
  MayorSergio Caci (Forza Italia)
Area
  Total189.4 km2 (73.1 sq mi)
Elevation
42 m (138 ft)
Population
 (30 April 2009)[2]
  Total8,812
  Density47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Montaltesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
01014
Dialing code0766
WebsiteOfficial website

It is home to a large fossil-fuel powered power plant managed by ENEL and the largest solar PV power plant in Italy.

Transportation

Montalto di Castro is linked by road to the European route E80 motorway. The Italian state railway Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane provides a rail link that allows passengers to travel to Rome, Pisa, Orbetello, or Civitavecchia.

Notable people

See also

References

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


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