Borgo San Dalmazzo

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Borgo San Dalmazzo
Comune
Città di Borgo San Dalmazzo
Borgosandalmazzo panorama.jpg
Coat of arms of Borgo San Dalmazzo
Coat of arms
Borgo San Dalmazzo is located in Italy
Borgo San Dalmazzo
Borgo San Dalmazzo
Location of Borgo San Dalmazzo in Italy
Coordinates: 44°20′N 7°29′E / 44.333°N 7.483°E / 44.333; 7.483
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Cuneo (CN)
Frazioni Beguda, Madonna Bruna, Sant'Antonio Aradolo
Government
 • Mayor Gianpaolo Beretta
Area
 • Total 22.2 km2 (8.6 sq mi)
Elevation 645 m (2,116 ft)
Population (13 August 2011)[1]
 • Total 12,635
 • Density 570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Demonym Borgarini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 12011
Dialing code 0171
Patron saint St. Dalmatius of Pavia
Saint day 5 dicembre
Website Official website

Borgo San Dalmazzo (Occitan: Lo Borg Sant Dalmatz) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 80 kilometres (50 mi) south of Turin and about 8 kilometres (5 mi) southwest of Cuneo.

Borgo San Dalmazzo takes its name from Saint Dalmatius of Pavia.[2] Sights include the parish church of San Dalmazzo (11th century).

Borgo San Dalmazzo borders the following municipalities: Boves, Cuneo, Gaiola, Moiola, Roccasparvera, Roccavione, Valdieri, and Vignolo.

A Nazi concentration camp was active in Borgo San Dalmazzo during the Second World War.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ San Dalmazio (Dalmazzo) di Pavia

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