Segrate

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Segrate
Comune
Comune di Segrate
Coat of arms of Segrate
Coat of arms
Segrate is located in Italy
Segrate
Segrate
Location of Segrate in Italy
Coordinates: 45°29′N 09°18′E / 45.483°N 9.300°E / 45.483; 9.300Coordinates: 45°29′N 09°18′E / 45.483°N 9.300°E / 45.483; 9.300
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Milan (MI)
Frazioni Lavanderie, Milano 2, Novegro, Redecesio, Rovagnasco, San Felice, Tregarezzo, Villaggio Ambrosiano
Government
 • Mayor Adriano Alessandrini (PdL)
Area
 • Total 17 km2 (7 sq mi)
Population (December 31, 2004)
 • Total 33,373
 • Density 2,000/km2 (5,100/sq mi)
Demonym Segratesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 20090
Dialing code 02
Patron saint St. Roch
Saint day August 16
Website Official website

Segrate is a town and comune (municipality) located in the Province of Milan in the Lombardy region of northern Italy. In December 2004 it had some 33,000 inhabitants.

In its area lies the airport of Milan Linate, the lake Idroscalo, the fair center of Novegro and the famous residential area Milano Due. Europark Idroscalo Milano (originally Lunapark Milano) is a popular amusement park that has been in existence since 1965.

Although it is a small town, Segrate hosts large structures such as the CILEA Interuniversity Consortium, among the most advanced supercomputing centers in Europe,[1] and the San Raffaele Hospital. Segrate received the honorary title of city with a presidential decree on 23 June 1989.

Transportation[edit]

Segrate is served by Segrate railway station, connected to Milan by the suburban lines S5 and S6, with a total of four trains each hour.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cilea: Home". Retrieved 2011-03-01. 

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