Barolo, Piedmont

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Comune di Barolo
Coat of arms of Barolo
Coat of arms
Barolo is located in Italy
Location of Barolo in Italy
Coordinates: 44°37′N 7°56′E / 44.617°N 7.933°E / 44.617; 7.933Coordinates: 44°37′N 7°56′E / 44.617°N 7.933°E / 44.617; 7.933
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Province of Cuneo (CN)
 • Mayor Walter Mazzocchi
 • Total 5.6 km2 (2.2 sq mi)
Elevation 213 m (699 ft)
Population (30 April 2009)
 • Total 750
 • Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 12060
Dialing code 0173
Website Official website

Barolo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) southeast of Turin and about 40 kilometres (25 mi) northeast of Cuneo. As of 30 April 2009 it had a population of 750 and an area of 5.6 square kilometres (2.2 sq mi).[1]

Barolo borders the following municipalities: Castiglione Falletto, La Morra, Monforte d'Alba, Narzole, and Novello. Barolo is an important wine producing area noted for its Barolo wine of the same name, and many wineries such as Poderi Colla have vineyards here.

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