Cingoli is a comune (municipality) with 10,352 inhabitants (December 31, 2015) in the province of Macerata in Le Marche. The village is located about 21 kilometers northwest of Macerata and about 35 kilometers southwest of Ancona. Cingoli directly borders the province of Ancona. It lies at the Monte Circe and is also known as the balcony of the brands because of the altitude. A few kilometers west lies the Lago di Cingoli. Cingoli belongs to the Comunità Montana del San Vicino.