Porretta Terme

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Porretta Terme
Comune
Comune di Porretta Terme
Coat of arms of Porretta Terme
Coat of arms
Porretta Terme is located in Italy
Porretta Terme
Porretta Terme
Location of Porretta Terme in Italy
Coordinates: 44°10′N 10°59′E / 44.167°N 10.983°E / 44.167; 10.983Coordinates: 44°10′N 10°59′E / 44.167°N 10.983°E / 44.167; 10.983
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Bologna (BO)
Frazioni Castelluccio, Capugnano, Corvella
Government
 • Mayor Gherardo Nesti
Area
 • Total 33.93 km2 (13.10 sq mi)
Elevation 349 m (1,145 ft)
Population [1]
 • Total 4,786
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Demonym Porrettani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 40046
Dialing code 0534
Patron saint Santa Maria Maddalena
Saint day 22 Luglio
Website Official website

Porretta Terme is a town of the Rhine Valley Tuscan-Emilian Apennines in the province of Bologna, Emilia-Romagna. Known since Roman times for its thermal springs, but it is also known as a center for winter sports thanks to the nearby towns of Corno alle scale, Abetone, Monte Cimone.

Porretta Terme is located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) south-east of Bologna and borders the following municipalities: Gaggio Montano, Granaglione, Castel di Casio, Lizzano in Belvedere.


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  1. ^ tutte le statistiche demografiche a cura : Istituto Italiano di statistica Istat.

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