Suzzara

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Suzzara
Süsèra  (Emilian)
Comune
Città di Suzzara
Panorama of Suzzara
Panorama of Suzzara
Coat of arms of Suzzara
Coat of arms
Suzzara is located in Italy
Suzzara
Suzzara
Location of Suzzara in Italy
Coordinates: 45°0′N 10°45′E / 45.000°N 10.750°E / 45.000; 10.750
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Mantua (MN)
Frazioni Brusatasso, Riva, Sailetto, San Prospero, Tabellano, Vie Nuove
Government
 • Mayor Ivan Ongari (Partito Democratico)
Area
 • Total 60.8 km2 (23.5 sq mi)
Elevation 20 m (70 ft)
Population (31 July 2014)[1]
 • Total 21,129
 • Density 350/km2 (900/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Suzzaresi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 46029
Dialing code 0376
Patron saint St. Blaise
Saint day February 3
Website Official website

Suzzara (Lower Mantovano: Süsèra) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Mantua in the Italian region of Lombardy, located about 130 kilometres (81 mi) southeast of Milan and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) south of the city of Mantua.

Suzzara was given the honorary title of a city by a royal decree dated November 9, 1923. It is home to a large IVECO/CNH plant, producing IVECO Daily vehicles.

Geography

The municipality borders Dosolo, Gonzaga, Luzzara (RE), Motteggiana, Pegognaga and Viadana.

It includes six civil parishes (frazioni): Brusatasso, Riva, Sailetto, San Prospero, Tabellano, Vie Nuove.

Suzzara borders with Emilia-Romagna.

Twin towns

Suzzara is twinned with:

See also

References

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Istituto Nazionale di Statistica (Istat).

External links

Media related to Suzzara at Wikimedia Commons