Casalpusterlengo

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Casalpusterlengo
Comune
Città di Casalpusterlengo
Pusterla Tower.
Pusterla Tower.
Coat of arms of Casalpusterlengo
Coat of arms
Map - IT - Lodi - Casalpusterlengo.png
Casalpusterlengo is located in Italy
Casalpusterlengo
Casalpusterlengo
Location of Casalpusterlengo in Italy
Coordinates: 45°11′N 9°39′E / 45.183°N 9.650°E / 45.183; 9.650
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Lodi (LO)
Frazioni Vittadone, Zorlesco
Government
 • Mayor Flavio Parmesani (Centre-Right)
Area
 • Total 25.6 km2 (9.9 sq mi)
Elevation 60 m (200 ft)
Population (30 November 2011)[1]
 • Total 14,953
 • Density 580/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Demonym Casalini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 26841 26829
Dialing code 0377
Website Official website

Casalpusterlengo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Lodi in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) southeast of Milan and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southeast of Lodi.

It received the honorary title of city with a presidential decree on October 30, 1975. Sights include the church of Sts. Bartholomew and Martin (14th century), the communal palace and a tower from the medieval castle. A bedroom where Napoleon Bonaparte slept is preserved in via Cavour.

Casalpusterlengo borders the following municipalities: Turano Lodigiano, Secugnago, Brembio, Terranova dei Passerini, Codogno, Ospedaletto Lodigiano, Somaglia.

Notable people[edit]

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

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