Leivi

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For the Biblical patriarch, see Levi.
Leivi
Comune
Comune di Leivi
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Leivi is located in Italy
Leivi
Leivi
Location of Leivi in Italy
Coordinates: 44°21′N 9°19′E / 44.350°N 9.317°E / 44.350; 9.317Coordinates: 44°21′N 9°19′E / 44.350°N 9.317°E / 44.350; 9.317
Country Italy
Region Liguria
Province Genoa (GE)
Frazioni Bocco, Curlo, Mezzo, Rostio, San Bartolomeo, San Rufino di Leivi, Solaro (sede com.)
Area
 • Total 9.9 km2 (3.8 sq mi)
Elevation 118 m (387 ft)
Population (31 August 2007)[1]
 • Total 2,265
 • Density 230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Demonym Leivesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 16040
Dialing code 0185
Patron saint John the Baptist
Saint day 24 June
Website Official website

Leivi is a town and comune in the province of Genoa, in the Liguria region of northwest Italy.

Leivi sits in the Apennine hills, 6 kilometres (4 mi) from the town of Chiavari, overlooking the Gulf of Tigullio. [2]

It is a centre for the production of olive oil. [3]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ http://www.gli-ulivi.com/inglese/bb.html
  3. ^ Comune di Leivi http://www.comune.leivi.ge.it/cm/pages/ServeBLOB.php/L/IT/IDPagina/665