Dolceacqua

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Dolceacqua
Comune di Dolceacqua
Dolceacqua
Dolceacqua
Location of Dolceacqua
Dolceacqua is located in Italy
Dolceacqua
Dolceacqua
Location of Dolceacqua in Italy
Dolceacqua is located in Liguria
Dolceacqua
Dolceacqua
Dolceacqua (Liguria)
Coordinates: 43°51′N 7°37′E / 43.850°N 7.617°E / 43.850; 7.617Coordinates: 43°51′N 7°37′E / 43.850°N 7.617°E / 43.850; 7.617
CountryItaly
RegionLiguria
ProvinceProvince of Imperia (IM)
Government
 • MayorFulvio Gazzola
Area
 • Total20.28 km2 (7.83 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total2,093
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Dolceacquini
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
18035
Dialing code0184
Patron saintsant'Antonio abate
Saint dayJan. 17
WebsiteOfficial website

Dolceacqua (Ligurian: Dôsaiga, locally Dussaiga[3]) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Imperia in the Italian region Liguria, located about 120 kilometres (75 mi) southwest of Genoa and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) west of Imperia, on the border with France. As of 31 December 2014, it had a population of 2,078 and an area of 20.2 square kilometres (7.8 sq mi).[4]

Dolceacqua borders the following municipalities: Airole, Apricale, Breil-sur-Roya (France), Camporosso, Isolabona, Perinaldo, Rocchetta Nervina, San Biagio della Cima, and Ventimiglia.

In Dolceacqua is located the Pinacoteca Giovanni Morscio.

Demographic evolution[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. ^ Frisoni, Gaetano (1910–2002). Dizionario Genovese-Italiano e Italiano-Genovese (in Italian). Genova: Nuova Editrice Genovese.CS1 maint: Date format (link)
  4. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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