Cuccaro Monferrato

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Cuccaro Monferrato
Comune di Cuccaro Monferrato
Cuccaro Monferrato-panorama2.jpg
Coat of arms of Cuccaro Monferrato
Coat of arms
Location of Cuccaro Monferrato
Cuccaro Monferrato is located in Italy
Cuccaro Monferrato
Cuccaro Monferrato
Location of Cuccaro Monferrato in Italy
Cuccaro Monferrato is located in Piedmont
Cuccaro Monferrato
Cuccaro Monferrato
Cuccaro Monferrato (Piedmont)
Coordinates: 44°59′N 8°27′E / 44.983°N 8.450°E / 44.983; 8.450
CountryItaly
RegionPiedmont
ProvinceAlessandria (AL)
Government
 • MayorFabio Bellinaso
Area
 • Total5.3 km2 (2.0 sq mi)
Population
(2005[1])
 • Total362
 • Density68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Cuccaresi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
15040
Dialing code0131

Cuccaro Monferrato (Cucri in Piemontese) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Alessandria in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) east of Turin and about 15 kilometres (9 mi) northwest of Alessandria.

Cuccaro Monferrato borders the following municipalities: Camagna Monferrato, Fubine, Lu, Quargnento, and Vignale Monferrato.

The Swedish former footballer Nils Liedholm resided there and ran a wineyard, and his son Carlo runs it today.

References[edit]

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