Crescentino

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Crescentino
Comune
Comune di Crescentino
Piazza Vische and its tower (Theatrum Sabaudiae 1682)
Piazza Vische and its tower (Theatrum Sabaudiae 1682)
Crescentino is located in Italy
Crescentino
Crescentino
Location of Crescentino in Italy
Coordinates: 45°11′N 8°6′E / 45.183°N 8.100°E / 45.183; 8.100Coordinates: 45°11′N 8°6′E / 45.183°N 8.100°E / 45.183; 8.100
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Province of Vercelli (VC)
Frazioni Campagna, Cerrone, Monte, San Grisante, San Silvestro, San Genuario, Caravini, Porzioni, Santa Maria, Mezzi Po, Galli, Cascinotti, Lignola
Area
 • Total 48.3 km2 (18.6 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 7,843
 • Density 160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Demonym Crescentinesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 13044
Dialing code 0161

Crescentino is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Vercelli in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 35 kilometres (22 mi) northeast of Turin and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) southwest of Vercelli. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 7,843 and an area of 48.3 square kilometres (18.6 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Crescentino contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Campagna, Cerrone, Monte, San Grisante, San Silvestro, San Genuario, Caravini, Porzioni, Santa Maria, Mezzi Po, Galli, Cascinotti, and Lignola.

Crescentino borders the following municipalities: Brusasco, Fontanetto Po, Lamporo, Livorno Ferraris, Moncestino, Saluggia, Verolengo, and Verrua Savoia.

Notable Crescentinesi[edit]

References[edit]

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