Casalgrande

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Casalgrande
Comune
Comune di Casalgrande
The tower of Dinazzano
The tower of Dinazzano
Casalgrande is located in Italy
Casalgrande
Casalgrande
Location of Casalgrande in Italy
Coordinates: 44°35′N 10°44′E / 44.583°N 10.733°E / 44.583; 10.733Coordinates: 44°35′N 10°44′E / 44.583°N 10.733°E / 44.583; 10.733
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Province of Reggio Emilia (RE)
Frazioni Boglioni, Casalgrande Alto, Dinazzano, Salvaterra, San Donnino di Liguria, Sant'Antonino-Veggia, Villalunga
Government
 • Mayor Alberto Vaccari
Area
 • Total 37.7 km2 (14.6 sq mi)
Elevation 97 m (318 ft)
Population (31 December 2016)
 • Total 19,215
 • Density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Casalgrandesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 42013
Dialing code 0522, 0536
Website Official website

Casalgrande (Reggiano: Càsalgrând) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Reggio Emilia in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) west of Bologna and about 15 kilometres (9 mi) southeast of Reggio Emilia. As of 8 January 2017, it had a population of 19,215 and an area of 37.7 square kilometres (14.6 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Casalgrande contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Boglioni, Casalgrande Alto, Dinazzano, Salvaterra, San Donnino di Liguria, Sant'Antonino-Veggia and Villalunga.

Casalgrande borders the following municipalities: Castellarano, Formigine, Modena, Reggio Emilia, Rubiera, Sassuolo, Scandiano.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]

Media related to Casalgrande at Wikimedia Commons