Open main menu

Quargnento (Italian: [kwarˈɲɛnto]; Piedmontese: Quargnent) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Alessandria in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) east of Turin and about 11 kilometres (7 mi) northwest of Alessandria.

Quargnento

Quargnent  (Piedmontese)
Comune di Quargnento
Town Hall.
Town Hall.
Coat of arms of Quargnento
Coat of arms
Location of Quargnento
Quargnento is located in Italy
Quargnento
Quargnento
Location of Quargnento in Italy
Quargnento is located in Piedmont
Quargnento
Quargnento
Quargnento (Piedmont)
Coordinates: 44°56′45″N 8°29′17″E / 44.94583°N 8.48806°E / 44.94583; 8.48806Coordinates: 44°56′45″N 8°29′17″E / 44.94583°N 8.48806°E / 44.94583; 8.48806
CountryItaly
RegionPiedmont
ProvinceAlessandria (AL)
Government
 • MayorLuigi Benzi
Area
 • Total36.2 km2 (14.0 sq mi)
Elevation
121 m (397 ft)
Population
 (2005)[3]
 • Total1,334
 • Density37/km2 (95/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Quargnentini
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
15044
Dialing code0131
Patron saintSan Dalmazio
Saint day5 December

It is home to a notable Catholic basilica, San Dalmazio.

Twin towns — sister citiesEdit

Quargnento is twinned with:

ReferencesEdit

  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.