Maucchia is sometimes confused with the larger city of Macchia located in Ardwin County, due to the similar spelling.
Pronunciation[edit | edit source]
The town's name, according to the town website, is officially pronounced "MAW-kee-uh". Some locals pronounce it "MAW-kyuh".
History[edit | edit source]
Maucchia was founded in 1912. It was named for Mount Maucchia in ancient Whilopia. Maucchia was incorporated as a town in 1947.
In 2004, Maucchia experienced some flooding during a series of storms that passed through parts of the state.
Education[edit | edit source]
The town of Maucchia is served by the Maucchia School System.