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Gemeinde Terenten
Comune di Terento
Parish church of Saint George
Parish church of Saint George
Coat of arms of Terenten
Coat of arms
Terenten is located in Italy
Location of Terenten in Italy
Coordinates: 46°50′N 11°47′E / 46.833°N 11.783°E / 46.833; 11.783Coordinates: 46°50′N 11°47′E / 46.833°N 11.783°E / 46.833; 11.783
Country Italy
Region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol
Province / Metropolitan city South Tyrol (BZ)
Frazioni Pichlern (Colli in Pusteria)
 • Mayor Reinhold Weger
 • Total 42.5 km2 (16.4 sq mi)
Elevation 1,210 m (3,970 ft)
Population (Dec. 2015)
 • Total 1,743
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Demonym(s) German: Terentner
Italian: di Terento
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 39030
Dialing code 0472
Website Official website

Terenten (German pronunciation: [ˈterɛntn̩]; Italian: Terento [teˈrento]) is a comune (municipality) in South Tyrol in northern Italy, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) northeast of Bolzano.


As of December 31, 2015, it had a population of 1,743 and an area of 42.5 square kilometres (16.4 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Terenten contains the frazione (subdivision) Pichlern (Colli in Pusteria).

Terenten borders the following municipalities: Kiens, Mühlwald, and Vintl.



The emblem represents a sable plough on gules background; it is the symbol of the local agriculture. The arms were granted in 1969.[2]


Linguistic distribution[edit]

According to the 2011 census, 99.40% of the population speak German, 0.54% Italian and 0.06% Ladin as first language.[3]

Demographic evolution[edit]


  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Heraldry of the World: Terenten
  3. ^ "Volkszählung 2011/Censimento della popolazione 2011". astat info. Provincial Statistics Institute of the Autonomous Province of South Tyrol (38): 6–7. June 2012. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Terenten at Wikimedia Commons