Grugliasco

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Grugliasco

Grujasch
Comune di Grugliasco
Downtown Grugliasco
Downtown Grugliasco
Coat of arms of Grugliasco
Coat of arms
Location of Grugliasco
Grugliasco is located in Italy
Grugliasco
Grugliasco
Location of Grugliasco in Italy
Grugliasco is located in Piedmont
Grugliasco
Grugliasco
Grugliasco (Piedmont)
Coordinates: 45°4′N 7°35′E / 45.067°N 7.583°E / 45.067; 7.583Coordinates: 45°4′N 7°35′E / 45.067°N 7.583°E / 45.067; 7.583
CountryItaly
RegionPiedmont
Metropolitan cityTurin (TO)
FrazioniCertezza, Gerbido, Lesna, Mandina, Mulino, San Vincenzo
Government
 • MayorRoberto Montà (PD)
Area
 • Total13.1 km2 (5.1 sq mi)
Elevation
293 m (961 ft)
Population
(31 March 2014)[1]
 • Total38,725
 • Density3,000/km2 (7,700/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Grugliaschesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
10095
Dialing code011
Patron saintSt. Roch
Saint day31 January
WebsiteOfficial website

Grugliasco (Italian: [ɡruʎˈʎasko]; Piedmontese: Grujasch [ɡryˈjɑsk] (About this soundlisten)) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Turin in the Italian region of Piedmont, located about 9 kilometres (6 miles) west of Turin.

Grugliasco borders the following municipalities: Turin, Collegno, and Rivoli. In 1945 here and in Collegno members of the retreating German 34th Infantry Division and 5th Mountain Divison killed 68 civilians in retaliation for a partisan ambush.

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Grugliasco is twinned with:

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References[edit]

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

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