San Pietro in Casale

San Pietro in Casale (Bolognese: San Pîr in Casèl) is a municipality in the Metropolitan City of Bologna, in Emilia-Romagna, Italy.

San Pietro in Casale
Comune di San Pietro in Casale
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Location of San Pietro in Casale
San Pietro in Casale is located in Italy
San Pietro in Casale
San Pietro in Casale
Location of San Pietro in Casale in Italy
San Pietro in Casale is located in Emilia-Romagna
San Pietro in Casale
San Pietro in Casale
San Pietro in Casale (Emilia-Romagna)
Coordinates: 44°42′N 11°24′E / 44.700°N 11.400°E / 44.700; 11.400Coordinates: 44°42′N 11°24′E / 44.700°N 11.400°E / 44.700; 11.400
CountryItaly
RegionEmilia-Romagna
Metropolitan cityBologna (BO)
FrazioniAsia, Cenacchio, Gavaseto, Maccaretolo, Massumatico, Poggetto, Rubizzano, Sant'Alberto, San Benedetto
Government
 • MayorClaudio Pezzoli
Area
 • Total65.86 km2 (25.43 sq mi)
Elevation
17 m (56 ft)
Population
 (30 November 2016)[2]
 • Total12,293
 • Density190/km2 (480/sq mi)
DemonymSanpierini
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
40018
Dialing code051
Patron saintSts. Peter and Paul
Saint dayJune 29
WebsiteOfficial website

It is situated 24 kilometres (15 mi) north from Bologna, and 24 kilometres (15 mi) southwest from Ferrara. San Pietro is on the main rail line from Bologna to Padua and Venice.

The name San Pietro in Casale appeared the first time in 1223.

Twin citiesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.