Gaggio Montano

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Gaggio Montano
Comune
Comune di Gaggio Montano
Coat of arms of Gaggio Montano
Coat of arms
Gaggio Montano is located in Italy
Gaggio Montano
Gaggio Montano
Location of Gaggio Montano in Italy
Coordinates: 44°12′N 10°56′E / 44.200°N 10.933°E / 44.200; 10.933
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Bologna (BO)
Frazioni Abetaia, Bombiana, Marano sul Reno, Pietracolora, Rocca Pitigliana, Silla
Government
 • Mayor Elisabetta Tanari
Area
 • Total 58.7 km2 (22.7 sq mi)
Elevation 682 m (2,238 ft)
Population (2008[1])
 • Total 5,100
 • Density 87/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 40041
Dialing code 0534
Website Official website

Gaggio Montano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Bologna in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 45 kilometres (28 mi) southwest of Bologna.

Gaggio Montano borders the following municipalities: Castel d'Aiano, Castel di Casio, Grizzana Morandi, Lizzano in Belvedere, Montese (province of Modena), Porretta Terme, Vergato.

Business[edit]

Piquadro, a leather goods company, is headquartered in the municipality.[2]

Saeco, a household durables manufacturer, a subsidiary of Philips is headquartered in the municipality.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Piquadro S.p.A.
  3. ^ [1]

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