Felino

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This article is about the Italian principality known as Felino. For the Mexican professional wrestler, see El Felino. For the military exercise conducted by the Community of Portuguese Language Countries see Felino Exercise.

Felino
Comune
Comune di Felino
Felino is located in Italy
Felino
Felino
Location of Felino in Italy
Coordinates: 44°42′N 10°15′E / 44.700°N 10.250°E / 44.700; 10.250Coordinates: 44°42′N 10°15′E / 44.700°N 10.250°E / 44.700; 10.250
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Parma (PR)
Frazioni Barbiano, Ca' Cotti, Ca' Gialla, Casale, Monticello, Parigi, Poggio, San Michele Gatti, San Michele Tiorre, Sant'Ilario Baganza, Soragnola
Government
 • Mayor Barbara Lori
Area
 • Total 38.3 km2 (14.8 sq mi)
Elevation 180 m (590 ft)
Population (31 May 2007)[1]
 • Total 7,963
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Demonym Felinesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 43035
Dialing code 0521
Website Official website

Felino is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Parma in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 90 kilometres (56 mi) west of Bologna and about 13 kilometres (8 mi) southwest of Parma.

The main attractions are the castle (dating to the 9th century AD and destroyed by Ludovico Sforza in 1483) and the museum of salami, a typical food of the area.

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

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

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