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Comune di Fano
Arch of Augustus
Arco d'Augusto, Fano
Coat of arms of Fano
Coat of arms
Fano in the province
The comune Fano, in red, in the province of Pesaro and Urbino
Country Italy
Region Marche
Province Pesaro e Urbino (PU)
Frazioni see list
 • Total 121.84 km2 (47.04 sq mi)
12 m (39 ft)
Highest elevation
223 m (732 ft)
Lowest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
 (January 2017)
 • Total 60,852
 • Density 499.442/km2 (1,293.55/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Fanesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
Dialing code 0721
Patron saint Saint Paternian
Saint day 10 July

Fano is a city and comune of the province of Pesaro and Urbino in the Marche region, central Italy.

It is a beach resort 12 kilometres (7 miles) southeast of Pesaro, along the Adriatic Sea. It is the third city in the region by population after Ancona and Pesaro.


Fano is on the coast of the Adriatic Sea. The comune of Fano has an area of 121.84 km2 (47.04 sq mi) and its altitude is 12 m (39 ft) above sea level.

Fano borders with the comuni Cartoceto, Mombaroccio, Mondolfo, Pesaro, San Costanzo and Terre Roveresche.


The following frazioni (hamlets) are part of Fanoː

  1. Bellocchi
  2. Camminate
  3. Carignano
  4. Carrara di Fano
  5. Centinarola
  6. Cuccurano
  7. Falcineto
  8. Fenile
  9. Magliano
  10. Marotta
  11. Metaurillia
  12. Ponte Sasso
  13. Roncosambaccio
  14. Rosciano
  15. Sant'Andrea in Villis
  16. Torrette di Fano
  17. Tre Ponti.


There are 60,852 persons living in the comune in 2017, for a population density of 499.4 inhabitants/km².

Evolution of the population

The people from this comune are known, in Italian, as fanesi.

Twinned towns

Famo is twinned with:


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See also

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