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Certosa di Pavia (comune)

Certosa di Pavia
Comune
Comune di Certosa di Pavia
The facade of the Certosa di Pavia Monastery
The facade of the Certosa di Pavia Monastery
Coat of arms of Certosa di Pavia
Coat of arms
Certosa di Pavia within the Province of Pavia
Certosa di Pavia within the Province of Pavia
Certosa di Pavia is located in Italy
Certosa di Pavia
Location of Certosa di Pavia in Italy
Coordinates:
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Pavia (PV)
Frazioni Cascine Calderari, Samperone, Torre del Mangano,[1] Torriano
Government
 • Mayor Corrado Petrini[2]
(since 8-6-2009)
Area
 • Total 10 km2 (4 sq mi)
Elevation 90 m (300 ft)
Population (January 31, 2013)
 • Total 5,114
 • Density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 27100
Dialing code 0382
Website Official website

Certosa di Pavia (Pavese dialect: Certusa dè Pavia or la Certùsa) is a town and comune (municipality) in the province of Pavia, Lombardy. It is famous for the homonymous religious complex. As of 2013 its population was of 5,114.[3]

Contents

  • History 1
  • Geography 2
  • Demographics 3
  • Gallery 4
  • See also 5
  • References 6
  • External links 7

History

The comune was created in 1929 by the former communes of Torre del Mangano, Torriano and


  • (Italian) Certosa di Pavia official website

Media related to at Wikimedia Commons

External links

  1. ^ municipal seat
  2. ^ (Italian) Mayor and municipal council of Certosa di Pavia
  3. ^ (Italian) Source: Istat 2013
  4. ^ (Italian) History of the municipality of Certosa di Pavia

References

See also

Gallery

Demographics

The municipality is located in north of Giussago, Marcignago, Pavia and Vellezzo Bellini. Its territory is formed by the hamlets (frazioni) of Cascine Calderari, Samperone, Torre del Mangano (municipal seat) and Torriano.

Geography

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