Borghetto Santo Spirito

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Borghetto Santo Spirito
Comune di Borghetto Santo Spirito
Borelli Castle
Borelli Castle
Borghetto Santo Spirito is located in Italy
Borghetto Santo Spirito
Borghetto Santo Spirito
Location of Borghetto Santo Spirito in Italy
Coordinates: 44°6′N 8°14′E / 44.100°N 8.233°E / 44.100; 8.233Coordinates: 44°6′N 8°14′E / 44.100°N 8.233°E / 44.100; 8.233
Country Italy
Region Liguria
Province Province of Savona (SV)
 • Mayor Giancarlo Canepa (Right wing)
 • Total 5.39 km2 (2.08 sq mi)
Elevation 2 m (7 ft)
Population (1-1-2017)
 • Total 4,850
 • Density 900/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Borghettino(i)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 17020
Dialing code 0182
Website Official website

Borghetto Santo Spirito is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Savona in the Italian region Liguria, located about 70 kilometres (43 mi) southwest of Genoa and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) southwest of Savona. As of 1-1-2017, it had a population of 4 850 and an area of 5.39 square kilometres (2.08 sq mi).[1]

Borghetto Santo Spirito borders the following municipalities: Boissano, Ceriale, Loano, and Toirano.

The town is noted, in the general context of the Riviera, as a nasty example of urban explosion, with tall apartment buildings of heavy visual impact built in the 1960s and 1970s, in contrast with the "softer" approach in architecture and urban planning followed by most nearby Comuni. It's crossed by the Varatella.

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

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