Villafalletto

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Villafalletto
Comune
Comune di Villafalletto
A view of the town
A view of the town
Coat of arms of Villafalletto
Coat of arms
Villafalletto is located in Italy
Villafalletto
Villafalletto
Location of Villafalletto in Italy
Coordinates: 44°33′N 7°32′E / 44.550°N 7.533°E / 44.550; 7.533
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Cuneo (CN)
Frazioni Gerbo, Monsola
Government
 • Mayor Giuseppe Sarcinelli (Civic List)
Area
 • Total 29.6 km2 (11.4 sq mi)
Elevation 431 m (1,414 ft)
Population (1-1-2017[1])
 • Total 2,906
 • Density 98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Villafallettese(i)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 12020
Dialing code 0171

Villafalletto is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) south of Turin and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) north of Cuneo.

Villafalletto borders the following municipalities: Busca, Centallo, Costigliole Saluzzo, Fossano, Savigliano, Tarantasca, Verzuolo, and Vottignasco.

Villafalletto is the birthplace of anarchist Bartolomeo Vanzetti, executed with Nicola Sacco in 1927 following a controversial American trial.

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

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