Vergato

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Vergato
Comune
Comune di Vergato
Coat of arms of Vergato
Coat of arms
Vergato is located in Italy
Vergato
Vergato
Location of Vergato in Italy
Coordinates: 44°17′N 11°7′E / 44.283°N 11.117°E / 44.283; 11.117
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Bologna (BO)
Frazioni Calvenzano, Castelnuovo, Cereglio, Marano, Pieve Roffeno, Prunarolo, Riola, Susano, Tabina, Tolè,
Government
 • Mayor Sandra Focci
Area
 • Total 59.9 km2 (23.1 sq mi)
Elevation 193 m (633 ft)
Population (31 May 2007)[1]
 • Total 7,523
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 40038
Dialing code 051
Website Official website

Vergato is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Bologna in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) southwest of Bologna.

Vergato borders the following municipalities: Castel d'Aiano, Gaggio Montano, Grizzana Morandi, Marzabotto, Savigno, Zocca.

The town was almost entirely destroyed during the Gothic Line phase of the Italian Campaign in World War II. It is connected to Bologna by the Porrettana railway and by the Porrettana State Road.

References[edit]

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

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