Calendasco

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Calendasco
Comune di Calendasco
The 12th-century castle of Calendasco.
The 12th-century castle of Calendasco.
Coat of arms of Calendasco
Coat of arms
Location of Calendasco
Calendasco is located in Italy
Calendasco
Calendasco
Location of Calendasco in Italy
Calendasco is located in Emilia-Romagna
Calendasco
Calendasco
Calendasco (Emilia-Romagna)
Coordinates: 45°5′N 9°36′E / 45.083°N 9.600°E / 45.083; 9.600Coordinates: 45°5′N 9°36′E / 45.083°N 9.600°E / 45.083; 9.600
CountryItaly
RegionEmilia-Romagna
ProvincePiacenza (PC)
FrazioniBoscone Cusani, Cotrebbia Nuova
Government
 • MayorFrancesco Zangrandi
Area
 • Total37.3 km2 (14.4 sq mi)
Elevation
55 m (180 ft)
Population
 (31 August 2007)[3]
 • Total2,412
 • Density65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Calendaschesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
29010
Dialing code0523
WebsiteOfficial website

Calendasco (Piacentino: Calindasch) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Piacenza in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 150 kilometres (93 mi) northwest of Bologna and about 9 kilometres (6 mi) northwest of Piacenza.


Bridge on the Trebia

Calendasco was founded along the Via Emilia; entering the town over the bridge over the Trebbia River is a plaque commemorating the Battle of Trebbia (213 BC) where the army of Hannibal defeated the Romans.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.