Follo, Liguria

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Follo
Comune
Comune di Follo
Follo Castello.
Follo Castello.
Coat of arms of Follo
Coat of arms
Follo is located in Italy
Follo
Follo
Location of Follo in Italy
Coordinates: 44°10′N 9°51′E / 44.167°N 9.850°E / 44.167; 9.850
Country Italy
Region Liguria
Province La Spezia (SP)
Frazioni Bastremoli, Carnea, Follo Alto, Piana Battolla, Piano di Follo, Sorbolo, Tivegna, Torenco, Val Durasca, Via Romana
Government
 • Mayor Giorgio Cozzani
Area
 • Total 23.1 km2 (8.9 sq mi)
Elevation 70 m (230 ft)
Population (31 December 2008[1])
 • Total 6,239
 • Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Demonym Follesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 19020
Dialing code 0187
Patron saint St. Martin of Tours
Saint day 11 November
Website Official website

Follo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of La Spezia in the Italian region Liguria, located about 80 kilometres (50 mi) southeast of Genoa and about 8 kilometres (5 mi) northeast of La Spezia, between the Val di Vara, the Gulf of La Spezia and the Val di Magra plain.

Follo borders the following municipalities: Beverino, Bolano, Calice al Cornoviglio, La Spezia, Podenzana, Riccò del Golfo di Spezia, Vezzano Ligure.

References[edit]

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

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