Bricherasio

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Bricherasio
Comune
Comune di Bricherasio
Town hall.
Town hall.
Coat of arms of Bricherasio
Coat of arms
Bricherasio is located in Italy
Bricherasio
Bricherasio
Location of Bricherasio in Italy
Coordinates: 44°50′N 7°18′E / 44.833°N 7.300°E / 44.833; 7.300
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Turin (TO)
Frazioni San Michele, Cappella Merli, Cappella Moreri, Sopravilla, Rivà
Government
 • Mayor Ilario Merlo
Area
 • Total 22.6 km2 (8.7 sq mi)
Elevation 400 m (1,300 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 4,454
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Demonym Bricherasiesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 10060
Dialing code 0121
Patron saint Santa Maria Assunta
Saint day 15 August
Website Official website

Bricherasio is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) southwest of Turin.

Bricherasio borders the following municipalities: Angrogna, San Secondo di Pinerolo, Prarostino, Osasco, Garzigliana, Luserna San Giovanni, Cavour, Campiglione-Fenile, and Bibiana. Economy is based on wine and fruit production (apple, kiwi, mushrooms).

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

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

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