Caselette

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Caselette
Comune
Comune di Caselette
Parish church.
Parish church.
Coat of arms of Caselette
Coat of arms
Caselette is located in Italy
Caselette
Caselette
Location of Caselette in Italy
Coordinates: 45°06′N 7°28′E / 45.100°N 7.467°E / 45.100; 7.467
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Turin (TO)
Frazioni Grange di Caselette, Grangiotto
Government
 • Mayor Sandro Dogliotti
Area
 • Total 14.2 km2 (5.5 sq mi)
Elevation 350 m (1,150 ft)
Population (Jan. 2008)
 • Total 2,796
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Demonym Caselettesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 10040
Dialing code 011
Patron saint St. George; St. Marius, Marta Audifax and Abacus
Saint day April 23; January 19
Website Official website

Caselette is a town and comune in the province of Turin, in the Piedmont region of northern Italy.

It is located at the entrance of the Val di Susa, 18 kilometres (11 mi) from Turin, at the foot of Monte Musinè. It is home to the Castle of the Cays Counts, which is currently owned by the Salesians. Rock carvings of uncertain origin and the remains of a Roman villa have been found in the vicinity, on Mount Musinè.

Twin towns[edit]

  • Hungary Ricse, Hungary, since 2004