Trino

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Trino
Comune
Comune di Trino
View of the town with campanile of St. Dominic Church
View of the town with campanile of St. Dominic Church
Trino is located in Italy
Trino
Trino
Location of Trino in Italy
Coordinates: 45°12′N 8°18′E / 45.200°N 8.300°E / 45.200; 8.300
CountryItaly
RegionPiedmont
ProvinceVercelli (VC)
FrazioniLeri Cavour, Lucedio, Robella
Government
 • MayorAlessandro Portinaro
Area
 • Total70.6 km2 (27.3 sq mi)
Elevation120 m (390 ft)
Population (31 December 2012)[1]
 • Total7,490
 • Density110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Trinesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code13039
Dialing code0161
WebsiteOfficial website

Trino is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Vercelli in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) northeast of Turin and about 15 kilometres (9 mi) southwest of Vercelli, at the foot of the Montferrat hills.

Trino borders the following municipalities: Bianzè, Camino, Costanzana, Fontanetto Po, Livorno Ferraris, Morano sul Po, Palazzolo Vercellese, Ronsecco, and Tricerro.

Trino was the site of Enrico Fermi Nuclear Power Plant. The Romanesque church of San Michele in Insula (built in the 10th–11th centuries) has 12th-century frescoes. The Lucedio Abbey is also located in the municipal territory.

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

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