Pieve di Ledro

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Pieve di Ledro
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Pieve di Ledro is located in Italy
Pieve di Ledro
Pieve di Ledro
Location of Pieve di Ledro in Italy
Coordinates: 45°53′N 10°44′E / 45.883°N 10.733°E / 45.883; 10.733Coordinates: 45°53′N 10°44′E / 45.883°N 10.733°E / 45.883; 10.733
Country  Italy
Region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol
Province Trentino (TN)
Comune Ledro
Area
(referred to the former municipality)
 • Total 19.0 km2 (7.3 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 585
 • Density 31/km2 (80/sq mi)
Demonym(s)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 38060
Dialing code 0464

Pieve di Ledro was a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol. On January 1, 2010 it merged (with Bezzecca, Concei, Molina di Ledro, Tiarno di Sopra and Tiarno di Sotto) in the new municipality of Ledro,[1][2] as its municipal seat.

History[edit]

On July 18, 1866 the village was the theatre of a battle part of the Third Italian War of Independence. It was the prelude of the Battle of Bezzecca.

Geography[edit]

Pieve di Ledro, located about 35 km southwest of Trento, bordered with the following municipalities: Concei, Riva del Garda, Bezzecca and Molina di Ledro.

Demographic evolution[edit]

As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 585 and an area of 19.0 km².[3]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1921 412 —    
1931 386 −0.65%
1936 365 −1.11%
1951 374 +0.16%
1961 383 +0.24%
1971 416 +0.83%
1981 429 +0.31%
1991 519 +1.92%
2001 585 +1.20%

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Italian)Text of the law about the creation of Ledro municipality (and the seat established at Pieve)
  2. ^ (Italian) Article on l'Adige
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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