Corniglio

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Corniglio
Comune
Comune di Corniglio
Corniglio is located in Italy
Corniglio
Corniglio
Location of Corniglio in Italy
Coordinates: 44°29′N 10°5′E / 44.483°N 10.083°E / 44.483; 10.083Coordinates: 44°29′N 10°5′E / 44.483°N 10.083°E / 44.483; 10.083
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province / Metropolitan city Parma (PR)
Frazioni Agna, Ballone, Beduzzo, Bellasola, Bosco, Bosco-Centrale, Braia, Ca'Pussini, Canetolo, Casa Martane, Case Pellinghelli, Centrale Idroelettrica, Cirone, Costa, Costa Venturina, Costalbocco, Curatico, Curatico San Rocco, Favet, Grammatica, La Costa, La Villa, Lago, Marra, Miano, Migliarina, Moretta, Mossale, Mossale Inferiore, Mossale Superiore, Mulino Vecchio, Petrignacola di Sopra, Petrignacola di Sotto, Prella, Pugnetolo, Rivalba, Roccaferrara, Sauna, Sesta Inferiore, Sesta Superiore, Signatico, Sivizzo, Staiola, Torre, Tre Rii, Tufi, Vesta, Vestana Inferiore, Vestana Superiore, Vestola-Ghiare, Villula
Area
 • Total 166.5 km2 (64.3 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 2,200
 • Density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 43021
Dialing code 0521
Website Official website

Corniglio is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Parma in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 100 kilometres (62 mi) west of Bologna and about 40 kilometres (25 mi) southwest of Parma. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,200 and an area of 166.5 square kilometres (64.3 sq mi).[1]

Corniglio borders the following municipalities: Bagnone, Berceto, Calestano, Filattiera, Langhirano, Monchio delle Corti, Palanzano, Pontremoli, Tizzano Val Parma.

It is home to a castle, known since 1240. It was built in sandstone by the Rossi family, who held it until the 16th century.

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References[edit]

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

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