Scarperia

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Scarperia
Comune
Comune di Scarperia
IMG 0351 Scarperia Palazzo.JPG
Coat of arms of Scarperia
Coat of arms
Scarperia is located in Italy
Scarperia
Scarperia
Location of Scarperia in Italy
Coordinates: 44°0′N 11°21′E / 44.000°N 11.350°E / 44.000; 11.350
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Province Florence (FI)
Frazioni Sant'Agata Mugello, Ponzalla, Marcoiano
Government
 • Mayor Federico Ignesti
Area
 • Total 79.4 km2 (30.7 sq mi)
Elevation 292 m (958 ft)
Population (1 January 2010[1])The village of Scarperia proper has a population of 838
 • Total 7,794
 • Density 98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Demonym Scarperiesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 50038
Dialing code 055
Website Official website

Scarperia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Florence in the Italian region Tuscany, located about 25 kilometres (16 mi) northeast of Florence.

Scarperia borders the following municipalities: Barberino di Mugello, Borgo San Lorenzo, Firenzuola, San Piero a Sieve. It is known as a center of knife production. It is also home to the world renowned Mugello Circuit. Since 2009 it is also where La Marzocco Espresso machines are manufactured.

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Data from Istat

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