Castelvetro Piacentino

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Castelvetro Piacentino
Comune di Castelvetro Piacentino
Railway station
Railway station
Coat of arms of Castelvetro Piacentino
Coat of arms
Castelvetro within the Province of Piacenza
Castelvetro within the Province of Piacenza
Location of Castelvetro Piacentino
Castelvetro Piacentino is located in Italy
Castelvetro Piacentino
Castelvetro Piacentino
Location of Castelvetro Piacentino in Italy
Castelvetro Piacentino is located in Emilia-Romagna
Castelvetro Piacentino
Castelvetro Piacentino
Castelvetro Piacentino (Emilia-Romagna)
Coordinates: 45°6′N 9°59′E / 45.100°N 9.983°E / 45.100; 9.983Coordinates: 45°6′N 9°59′E / 45.100°N 9.983°E / 45.100; 9.983
CountryItaly
RegionEmilia-Romagna
ProvincePiacenza (PC)
FrazioniCroce Santo Spirito, Mezzano Chitantolo, San Giuliano Piacentino, San Pietro in Corte (San Pedretto)
Government
 • MayorLuca Giovanni Quintavalla
Area
 • Total35.06 km2 (13.54 sq mi)
Elevation
39 m (128 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total5,331
 • Density150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
29010
Dialing code0523
WebsiteOfficial website

Castelvetro Piacentino, also known as Castelvetro (Piacentino: Castelvédar; Cremonese: Castelvédar), is a town and comune (municipality) in the Province of Piacenza in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 130 kilometres (81 mi) northwest of Bologna and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) east of Piacenza.

Geography[edit]

The municipality is located in the northwestern edge of its province, and is separated from Cremona, and Lombardy, by the river Po. the other bordering municipalities are Gerre de' Caprioli, Monticelli d'Ongina, Spinadesco, Stagno Lombardo and Villanova sull'Arda.[3]

It counts the hamlets (frazioni) of Croce Santo Spirito, Mezzano Chitantolo, San Giuliano Piacentino and San Pietro in Corte (also known as San Pedretto).

Transport[edit]

Castelvetro has a railway station on the junction of the lines from Cremona to Fidenza and to Piacenza.

People[edit]

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. ^ 44124 (x a j h) Castelvetro Piacentino on OpenStreetMap

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