Chiusa di San Michele

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Chiusa di San Michele
Comune
Comune di Chiusa di San Michele
Panorama from truc del Serro
Panorama from truc del Serro
Coat of arms of Chiusa di San Michele
Coat of arms
Chiusa di San Michele is located in Italy
Chiusa di San Michele
Chiusa di San Michele
Location of Chiusa di San Michele in Italy
Coordinates: 45°6′N 7°19′E / 45.100°N 7.317°E / 45.100; 7.317
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Turin (TO)
Frazioni Bennale, Basinnato, Molè
Government
 • Mayor Domenico Usseglio
Area
 • Total 6.0 km2 (2.3 sq mi)
Elevation 378 m (1,240 ft)
Population (30 September 2011)[1]
 • Total 1,701
 • Density 280/km2 (730/sq mi)
Demonym Chiusini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 10050
Dialing code 011
Patron saint Peter and Paul
Saint day June 29
Website Official website

Chiusa di San Michele (Piemontese: Ciusa San Michel, Arpitan: Kiusa, French: L'Écluse) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 30 kilometres (19 mi) west of Turin.

Geography[edit]

Chiusa di San Michele borders the following municipalities: Condove, Caprie, Vaie, Sant'Ambrogio di Torino, Valgioie, and Coazze.

In the vicinity there is the monastery of Sacra di San Michele.

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]

Media related to Chiusa di San Michele at Wikimedia Commons