Castelleone

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Castelleone
Comune
Comune di Castelleone
Castelleone is located in Italy
Castelleone
Castelleone
Location of Castelleone in Italy
Coordinates: 45°18′N 9°46′E / 45.300°N 9.767°E / 45.300; 9.767Coordinates: 45°18′N 9°46′E / 45.300°N 9.767°E / 45.300; 9.767
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Province of Cremona (CR)
Frazioni Le Valli, Corte Madama, Pradazzo, Guzzafame, Pellegra
Government
 • Mayor Camillo Luigi Comandulli
Area
 • Total 45.0 km2 (17.4 sq mi)
Elevation 66 m (217 ft)
Population (Gen. 2006)
 • Total 9,194
 • Density 200/km2 (530/sq mi)
Demonym Castelleonesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 26012
Dialing code 0374
Patron saint Saints Philippe and James
Saint day 11 May
Website www.comune.castelleone.cr.it

Castelleone is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cremona in the Italian region of Lombardy, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) southeast of Milan and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) northwest of Cremona. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 9,088 and an area of 45.0 square kilometres (17.4 sq mi).[1]

Castelleone borders the following municipalities: Cappella Cantone, Fiesco, Gombito, Izano, Madignano, Ripalta Arpina, San Bassano, Soresina, Trigolo.

Transportation[edit]

Castelleone has a railway station on the Treviglio–Cremona line.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.[citation needed]