Goro, Emilia–Romagna

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Goro
Comune
Comune di Goro
A view of Pò di Goro in the municipality of Goro
A view of Pò di Goro in the municipality of Goro
Coat of arms of Goro
Coat of arms
Goro is located in Italy
Goro
Goro
Location of Goro in Italy
Coordinates: 44°51′N 12°18′E / 44.850°N 12.300°E / 44.850; 12.300
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province / Metropolitan city Ferrara (FE)
Frazioni Gorino
Government
 • Mayor Diego Viviani
Area
 • Total 31.4 km2 (12.1 sq mi)
Elevation 1 m (3 ft)
Population (31 December 2010[1])
 • Total 3,945
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Goresi or Goranti
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 44020
Dialing code 0532
Website Official website

Goro is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Ferrara in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 80 kilometres (50 mi) northeast of Bologna and about 50 kilometres (31 mi) east of Ferrara, near the mouth of the Po River.

Goro borders the following municipalities: Ariano nel Polesine, Codigoro, Mesola.

Twin towns[edit]

Important people[edit]

  • Romualdo Rossi, Romualdo Rossi (1877 - 1968) was an Italian writer, editor and a journalist.
  • Milva, Maria Ilva Biolcati (born 17 July 1939) is an Italian singer, stage and film actress, and television personality.
  • Piergiorgio Farina, Piergiorgio Farina (25 April 1933 – 28 July 2008) was an Italian jazz violinist, composer and singer.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Data from Istat

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