Chiari, Lombardy

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Chiari
Comune
Comune di Chiari
Chiari Cathedral.
Chiari Cathedral.
Coat of arms of Chiari
Coat of arms
Chiari is located in Italy
Chiari
Chiari
Location of Chiari in Italy
Coordinates: 45°32′N 9°56′E / 45.533°N 9.933°E / 45.533; 9.933Coordinates: 45°32′N 9°56′E / 45.533°N 9.933°E / 45.533; 9.933
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Brescia (BS)
Frazioni San Bernardo, San Giovanni, Santellone
Government
 • Mayor Sandro Mazzatorta
Area
 • Total 38 km2 (15 sq mi)
Elevation 145 m (476 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 19,027
 • Density 500/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Demonym Clarensi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 25032
Dialing code 030
Patron saint Sts. Faustino and Giovita
Saint day February 15
Website Official website

Chiari is a comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy, northern Italy. The 1701 Battle of Chiari was fought here during the War of the Spanish Succession.

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