Grugliasco

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Grugliasco
Comune
Comune di Grugliasco
Downtown Grugliasco
Downtown Grugliasco
Coat of arms of Grugliasco
Coat of arms
Grugliasco is located in Italy
Grugliasco
Grugliasco
Location of Grugliasco in Italy
Coordinates: 45°4′N 7°35′E / 45.067°N 7.583°E / 45.067; 7.583
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Turin (TO)
Frazioni Certezza, Gerbido, Lesna, Mandina, Mulino, San Vincenzo
Government
 • Mayor Roberto Montà (PD)
Area
 • Total 13.1 km2 (5.1 sq mi)
Elevation 293 m (961 ft)
Population (31 March 2012)[1]
 • Total 38,009
 • Density 2,900/km2 (7,500/sq mi)
Demonym Grugliaschesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 10095
Dialing code 011
Website Official website

Grugliasco is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Turin in the Italian region of Piedmont, located about 9 kilometres (6 miles) west of Turin.

Grugliasco borders the following municipalities: Turin, Collegno, and Rivoli. In 1945 here and in Collegno members of the retreating German 34th Panzer Division killed 68 civilians in retaliation for a partisan ambush.

International relations[edit]

Grugliasco is twinned with:

References[edit]

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

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