Cesana Torinese

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Not to be confused with Cesena.
Cesana Torinese
Comune di Cesana Torinese
Cesana Torinese-Bobsleigh.jpg
Cesana Torinese is located in Italy
Cesana Torinese
Cesana Torinese
Location of Cesana Torinese in Italy
Coordinates: 44°57′N 6°48′E / 44.950°N 6.800°E / 44.950; 6.800Coordinates: 44°57′N 6°48′E / 44.950°N 6.800°E / 44.950; 6.800
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province / Metropolitan city Turin (TO)
Frazioni Bousson, Désèrtes, Fénils, Mollierès, Solomiac, Thures, Champlas Seguin, Rhuilles, San Sicario Borgo, San Sicario Alto, Pra Claud
 • Mayor Lorenzo Colomb
 • Total 121.0 km2 (46.7 sq mi)
Elevation 1,354 m (4,442 ft)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 1,055
 • Density 8.7/km2 (23/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Cesanesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 10054
Dialing code 0122
Patron saint St. John the Baptist
Saint day June 24
Website Official website

Cesana Torinese (French Césanne) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 70 kilometres (43 mi) west of Turin, on the border with France.


Cesana Torinese covers 12,130 ha[2] and is bordered by the comune of Oulx on the north, France on the south, the comunes of Sauze di Cesana and Sestriere on the east, and the comune of Claviere and France on the west.[2]

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  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ a b City Charter of Cesana Torinese; article 3 (Statuto comunale: Art. 3; Territorio e sede comunale)

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