Voghiera

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Not to be confused with Voghera.
Voghiera
Comune
Comune di Voghiera
Voghiera within the Province of Ferrara
Voghiera within the Province of Ferrara
Voghiera is located in Italy
Voghiera
Voghiera
Location of Voghiera in Italy
Coordinates: 44°46′N 11°45′E / 44.767°N 11.750°E / 44.767; 11.750Coordinates: 44°46′N 11°45′E / 44.767°N 11.750°E / 44.767; 11.750
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Province of Ferrara (FE)
Frazioni Ducentola, Gualdo, Montesanto, Voghenza
Area
 • Total 40.5 km2 (15.6 sq mi)
Elevation 7 m (23 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 3,924
 • Density 97/km2 (250/sq mi)
Demonym Voghieresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 44019
Dialing code 0532
Website Official website

Voghiera is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Ferrara in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 45 kilometres (28 mi) northeast of Bologna and about 13 kilometres (8 mi) southeast of Ferrara. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 3,924 and an area of 40.5 square kilometres (15.6 sq mi).[1]

Geography[edit]

The municipality of Voghiera contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Ducentola, Gualdo, Montesanto, and Voghenza. Of these, Voghenza (in Latin, Vicohabentia) was once a residential bishopric, which is now included in the Catholic Church's list of titular sees.[2]

Voghiera borders the following municipalities: Argenta, Ferrara, Masi Torello and Portomaggiore.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Annuario Pontificio 2013 (Libreria Editrice Vaticana, 2013, ISBN 978-88-209-9070-1), p. 1009

External links[edit]

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