Riolo Terme

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Riolo Terme
Comune
Comune di Riolo Terme
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Coat of arms of Riolo Terme
Coat of arms
Riolo Terme within the Province of Ravenna
Riolo Terme within the Province of Ravenna
Riolo Terme is located in Italy
Riolo Terme
Riolo Terme
Location of Riolo Terme in Italy
Coordinates: 44°17′N 11°44′E / 44.283°N 11.733°E / 44.283; 11.733Coordinates: 44°17′N 11°44′E / 44.283°N 11.733°E / 44.283; 11.733
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Ravenna (RA)
Frazioni Borgo Rivola, Cuffiano, Isola, Mazzolano, Torranello
Area
 • Total 44.5 km2 (17.2 sq mi)
Elevation 98 m (322 ft)
Population (Dec. 2011)[1]
 • Total 5,777
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Demonym Riolesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 48025
Dialing code 0546
Patron saint St. John the Baptist
Saint day First Monday in May
Website Official website

Riolo Terme is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Ravenna in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) southeast of Bologna and about 40 kilometres (25 mi) southwest of Ravenna. The main attraction of the town are the termal baths.

History[edit]

Until 1957, the town was known as Riolo dei Bagni (Riolo of the Baths).

Geography[edit]

Riolo Terme borders the following municipalities: Borgo Tossignano, Brisighella, Casola Valsenio, Castel Bolognese, Faenza and Imola. It counts 5 hamlets (frazioni): Borgo Rivola, Cuffiano, Isola, Mazzolano and Torranello.

Demographics[edit]

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]

Media related to Riolo Terme at Wikimedia Commons