Arignano

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Arignano
Comune
Comune di Arignano
Lago arignano isola.jpg
Coat of arms of Arignano
Coat of arms
Arignano is located in Italy
Arignano
Arignano
Location of Arignano in Italy
Coordinates: 45°3′N 7°54′E / 45.050°N 7.900°E / 45.050; 7.900
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Turin (TO)
Frazioni Moano, Oriassolo, Tetti Chiaffredo, Tetti Gianchino
Government
 • Mayor Enzo Ferrero (since 2004)
Area
 • Total 8.2 km2 (3.2 sq mi)
Elevation 321 m (1,053 ft)
Population (2004)[1]
 • Total 943
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Demonym Arignanesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 10020
Dialing code 011
Patron saint Remigius of Reims
Saint day Third Sunday in September
Website Official website

Arignano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 15 kilometres (9 mi) east of Turin.

It is home to two castles, the Rocca (or Castello Superiore, known from 1047, and enlarged in the 15th century after its sack by Facino Cane's troops) and the Castello Inferiore (15th century).

Lake Arignano is located in the comune.

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.