San Giorgio su Legnano

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San Giorgio su Legnano
Comune di San Giorgio su Legnano
Coat of arms of San Giorgio su Legnano
Coat of arms
Location of San Giorgio su Legnano
San Giorgio su Legnano is located in Italy
San Giorgio su Legnano
San Giorgio su Legnano
Location of San Giorgio su Legnano in Italy
San Giorgio su Legnano is located in Lombardy
San Giorgio su Legnano
San Giorgio su Legnano
San Giorgio su Legnano (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°34′N 8°55′E / 45.567°N 8.917°E / 45.567; 8.917Coordinates: 45°34′N 8°55′E / 45.567°N 8.917°E / 45.567; 8.917
CountryItaly
RegionLombardy
Metropolitan cityMilan (MI)
Government
 • MayorWalter Cecchin
Area
 • Total2.17 km2 (0.84 sq mi)
Elevation
198 m (650 ft)
Population
(2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total6,716
 • Density3,100/km2 (8,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Sangiorgesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
20010
Dialing code0331
Patron saintSaint George
Saint dayApril 23
WebsiteOfficial website

San Giorgio su Legnano (Legnanese: San Giorgiu) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Milan in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 20 kilometres (12 mi) northwest of Milan.

San Giorgio su Legnano borders the following municipalities: Legnano, Villa Cortese, Canegrate, Busto Garolfo.

Since 1957, the town has hosted the annual Campaccio competition, a cross country running event which attracts world class athletes.[4] On 10 December 2006, San Giorgio su Legnano hosted the European Cross Country Championships.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  4. ^ 3 STELLE CHE ILLUMINANO IL CAMPACCIO. Unione Sportiva Sangiorgese. Retrieved on 2011-01-12.

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