Villafranca Piemonte

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Villafranca Piemonte
Comune
Comune di Villafranca Piemonte
Coat of arms of Villafranca Piemonte
Coat of arms
Villafranca Piemonte is located in Italy
Villafranca Piemonte
Villafranca Piemonte
Location of Villafranca Piemonte in Italy
Coordinates: 44°47′N 7°30′E / 44.783°N 7.500°E / 44.783; 7.500
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Turin (TO)
Government
 • Mayor Agostino Bottano
Area
 • Total 51.0 km2 (19.7 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004[1])
 • Total 4,813
 • Density 94/km2 (240/sq mi)
Demonym Villafranchesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 10068
Dialing code 011

Villafranca Piemonte is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 35 km southwest of Turin.

Villafranca Piemonte borders the following municipalities: Vigone, Pancalieri, Cavour, Faule, Moretta, Barge, and Cardè.

Economy[edit]

Villafranca's economy was traditionally based on fishing; today the main activities agriculture and animal husbandry

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

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