Varano de' Melegari

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Varano de' Melegari
Comune di Varano de' Melegari
Castle Pallavicino.
Castle Pallavicino.
Coat of arms of Varano de' Melegari
Coat of arms
Location of Varano de' Melegari
Varano de' Melegari is located in Italy
Varano de' Melegari
Varano de' Melegari
Location of Varano de' Melegari in Italy
Varano de' Melegari is located in Emilia-Romagna
Varano de' Melegari
Varano de' Melegari
Varano de' Melegari (Emilia-Romagna)
Coordinates: 44°41′N 10°1′E / 44.683°N 10.017°E / 44.683; 10.017Coordinates: 44°41′N 10°1′E / 44.683°N 10.017°E / 44.683; 10.017
CountryItaly
RegionEmilia-Romagna
ProvinceParma (PR)
FrazioniBoschi, Il Monte, Le Aie, Mazzini, Molino, Pecorini, Pianelli, Pradarolo, Scarampi, Serravalle, Vianino, Viazzano, Volta
Government
 • MayorGiuseppe Restiani
Area
 • Total64.92 km2 (25.07 sq mi)
Elevation
190 m (620 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total2,626
 • Density40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Varanesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
43040
Dialing code0525
Website[www.comune.varano-demelegari.pr.it/ comune.varano-demelegari.pr.it]

Varano de' Melegari (Parmigiano: Varàn di Melgär) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Parma in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 110 kilometres (68 mi) west of Bologna and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) southwest of Parma.

The town is home to a medieval castle (Castello Pallavicino), a motorsport circuit, the Autodromo Riccardo Paletti, and the headquarters of racecar manufacturer Dallara. Also notable is the 7th century octagonal baptistery in the frazione of Serravalle Ceno, located on the Ceno River.

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.