Barolo, Piedmont

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Barolo
Comune di Barolo
Coat of arms of Barolo
Coat of arms
Location of Barolo
Barolo is located in Italy
Barolo
Barolo
Location of Barolo in Italy
Barolo is located in Piedmont
Barolo
Barolo
Barolo (Piedmont)
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
CountryItaly
RegionPiedmont
ProvinceProvince of Cuneo (CN)
Government
 • MayorWalter Mazzocchi
Area
 • Total5.6 km2 (2.2 sq mi)
Elevation
213 m (699 ft)
Population
(30 April 2009)
 • Total750
 • Density130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
12060
Dialing code0173
WebsiteOfficial 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.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

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