Cortemilia

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City of Cortemilia
Comune
Comune di Cortemilia
City of Cortemilia is located in Italy
City of Cortemilia
City of Cortemilia
Location of City of Cortemilia in Italy
Coordinates: 44°35′N 8°12′E / 44.583°N 8.200°E / 44.583; 8.200Coordinates: 44°35′N 8°12′E / 44.583°N 8.200°E / 44.583; 8.200
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Province of Cuneo (CN)
Frazioni San Michele, San Pantaleo, Castella, Pieve, Bruceto, Doglio, San Giacomo, Santa Lucia, Sulite, Salino
Area
 • Total 24.7 km2 (9.5 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 2,511
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Demonym Cortemiliesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 12074
Dialing code 0173

Cortemilia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 70 kilometres (43 mi) southeast of Turin and about 60 kilometres (37 mi) northeast of Cuneo. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,511 and an area of 24.7 square kilometres (9.5 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Cortemilia contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) San Michele, San Pantaleo, Castella, Pieve, Bruceto, Doglio, San Giacomo, Santa Lucia, Sulite, and Salino. The comune is the capital of Pallapugno game, a typical Italian sport. The match between Cortemilia and Castino is called Derby of Altopiemontese.

Cortemilia borders the following municipalities: Bergolo, Bosia, Castino, Perletto, Pezzolo Valle Uzzone, Serole, and Torre Bormida.

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References[edit]

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