Crevalcore

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Crevalcore
Comune
Comune di Crevalcore
Crevalcore Porta Bologna.jpg
Crevalcore is located in Italy
Crevalcore
Crevalcore
Location of Crevalcore in Italy
Coordinates: 44°43′N 11°09′E / 44.717°N 11.150°E / 44.717; 11.150Coordinates: 44°43′N 11°09′E / 44.717°N 11.150°E / 44.717; 11.150
CountryItaly
RegionEmilia-Romagna
Metropolitan cityBologna (BO)
FrazioniBevilacqua, Bolognina, Caselle, Galeazza, località Guisa, Palata Pepoli, Sammartini
Government
 • MayorClaudio Broglia
Area
 • Total102.75 km2 (39.67 sq mi)
Elevation20 m (70 ft)
Population (30 June 2017)
 • Total13,544
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Crevalcoresi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code40014
Dialing code051
Patron saintSt. Sylvester
Saint dayDecember 31
WebsiteOfficial website

Crevalcore (Western Bolognese: Crevalcôr) is a town and comune in the Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, central Italy, near Bologna.

On January 7, 2005 a train crash in Crevalcore killed 17 people.

On May 20, 2012 an earthquake caused severe damage to several buildings in the city center.

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