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Volpiano is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Turin, in the Italian region Piedmont. The city is located about 15 km north-east of Turin.

Volpiano
Comune
Comune di Volpiano
Sanctuary of Santa Maria delle Grazie.
Sanctuary of Santa Maria delle Grazie.
Coat of arms of Volpiano
Coat of arms
Volpiano is located in Italy
Volpiano
Volpiano
Location of Volpiano in Italy
Coordinates: 45°12′N 7°47′E / 45.200°N 7.783°E / 45.200; 7.783
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Metropolitan city Turin (TO)
Frazioni Cascine Di Malone
Government
 • Mayor Emanuele De Zuanne
Area
 • Total 32.4 km2 (12.5 sq mi)
Elevation 219 m (719 ft)
Population (31 January 2011[1])
 • Total 15,128
 • Density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Volpianesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 10088
Dialing code 011
Patron saint ss. Pietro e Paolo
Saint day 29 giugno
Website Official website

It is an industrial (fuel, transportation, electronics) and agricultural (wheat, corn) center in the lower Canavese.

Twin townsEdit

Volpiano is twinned with:

ReferencesEdit

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

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