Sala Bolognese

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Sala Bolognese
Comune di Sala Bolognese
Sala Bolognese is located in Italy
Sala Bolognese
Sala Bolognese
Location of Sala Bolognese in Italy
Coordinates: 44°37′N 11°15′E / 44.617°N 11.250°E / 44.617; 11.250Coordinates: 44°37′N 11°15′E / 44.617°N 11.250°E / 44.617; 11.250
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province / Metropolitan city Bologna (BO)
Frazioni Bagno di Piano, Bonconvento, Osteria Nuova, Padulle, Sala
 • Mayor Valerio Toselli
 • Total 45.2 km2 (17.5 sq mi)
Elevation 25 m (82 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 8,286
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Salesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 40010
Dialing code 051
Patron saint St. Blaise (Sala), St. Maria Assunta (Padulle), St. Michael (Bagno di Piano), St. Petronius (Osteria Nuova)
Saint day October 4
Website Official website

Sala Bolognese is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Bologna in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 15 kilometres (9 mi) northwest of Bologna.

The municipality of Sala Bolognese is composed by the frazioni Padulle (housing the municipality seat), Sala, Osteria Nuova, Bonconvento and Bagno di Piano.

It is home of the Romanesque Pieve of Santa Maria Annunziata and San Biagio, at Sala, built in 1096.


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

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