Prignano sulla Secchia

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Prignano sulla Secchia
Comune di Prignano sulla Secchia
Location of Prignano sulla Secchia
Prignano sulla Secchia is located in Italy
Prignano sulla Secchia
Prignano sulla Secchia
Location of Prignano sulla Secchia in Italy
Prignano sulla Secchia is located in Emilia-Romagna
Prignano sulla Secchia
Prignano sulla Secchia
Prignano sulla Secchia (Emilia-Romagna)
Coordinates: 44°26′N 10°41′E / 44.433°N 10.683°E / 44.433; 10.683
CountryItaly
RegionEmilia-Romagna
ProvinceModena (MO)
FrazioniSaltino, Morano, Castelvecchio, Montebaranzone, Pigneto, Sassomorello, Pescarola
Government
 • MayorMauro Fantini
Area
 • Total80.5 km2 (31.1 sq mi)
Elevation
560 m (1,840 ft)
Population
(31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total3,813
 • Density47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Prignanesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
41048
Dialing code0536
Patron saintSt. Lawrence
Saint dayAugust 10
WebsiteOfficial website

Prignano sulla Secchia (Modnese: Prignân; locally Pèrgnan) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Modena in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) west of Bologna and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) southwest of Modena. It is in the Modenese Appennines, in the valley of the Secchia river.

Prignano sulla Secchia borders the following municipalities: Baiso, Castellarano, Palagano, Polinago, Sassuolo, Serramazzoni, Toano.

References[edit]

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

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