Manta, Piedmont

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Manta
Comune
Comune di Manta
Manta (CN)-IMG 1180.JPG
Coat of arms of Manta
Coat of arms
Manta is located in Italy
Manta
Manta
Location of Manta in Italy
Coordinates: 44°37′N 7°29′E / 44.617°N 7.483°E / 44.617; 7.483
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Cuneo (CN)
Frazioni Gerbola
Government
 • Mayor Mario Guasti
Area
 • Total 11.8 km2 (4.6 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2008[1])
 • Total 3,573
 • Density 300/km2 (780/sq mi)
Demonym Mantesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 12030
Dialing code 0175
Website Official website

Manta is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) southwest of Turin and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) north of Cuneo.

The main attraction is the Castello della Manta, housing a series of precious 15th-century paintings.

Manta borders the following municipalities: Lagnasco, Pagno, Saluzzo, and Verzuolo.

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  1. ^ Data from Istat.

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