Rossiglione

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Rossiglione
Comune
Comune di Rossiglione
Rossiglione Inferiore-IMG 0327.JPG
Rossiglione is located in Italy
Rossiglione
Rossiglione
Location of Rossiglione in Italy
Coordinates: 44°34′N 8°40′E / 44.567°N 8.667°E / 44.567; 8.667
Country Italy
Region Liguria
Metropolitan city Genoa (GE)
Frazioni Garrone
Government
 • Mayor Katia Piccardo
Area
 • Total 47.2 km2 (18.2 sq mi)
Elevation 300 m (1,000 ft)
Population (31 December 2015[1])
 • Total 2,779
 • Density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Rossiglionesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 16010
Dialing code 010
Website Official website

Rossiglione (Ligurian: Rosciggion [ɾuʃiˈdʒuŋ], locally Arsciugni [aɹˈʃuɲɲi]/[ɚˈʂᵊʊ̃ɲɲi]) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Genoa in the Italian region Liguria, located about 41 kilometres (25 mi) northwest of Genoa.

Rossiglione borders the following municipalities: Belforte Monferrato, Bosio, Campo Ligure, Molare, Ovada, Tagliolo Monferrato, Tiglieto.

Nature conservtion[edit]

Part of the municipality territory is within the boundaries of the Parco naturale regionale del Beigua.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ "Comuni del Parco". www.parcobeigua.it. Retrieved 2016-02-20. 

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