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Bologna
Comune
Comune di Bologna
A collage o the ceety, showin the Fontana del Nettuno, the Public Library Sala Borsa, the Piazza Maggiore an an aerial view o the ceety.
Bologna is located in Italy
Bologna
Bologna
Location o Bologna in Italy
Coordinates: 44°30′27″N 11°21′5″E / 44.50750°N 11.35139°E / 44.50750; 11.35139
Kintra Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Province o Bologna (BO)
Frazioni Frabazza, Monte Donato, Paderno, Rigosa
Government
 • Mayor Virginio Merola (PD)
Area
 • Total 140.7 km2 (54.3 sq mi)
Elevation 54 m (177 ft)
Population (31 Mairch 2011)[1]
 • Total 382,460
 • Density 2,700/km2 (7,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 40100
Diallin code +39051
Patron saunt St. Petronius
Saunt day October 4
Website Offeecial wabsteid

Bologna is the caipital ceety o baith the province o Bologna an the region o Emilia-Romagna, in the Po Valley o Northren Italy. The ceety lies atween the Po River an the Apennine Muntains, mair specifically, atween the Reno River an the Savena River. It is the seivent lairgest ceety in Italy in terms o population an it is the hert o a metropolitan aurie (offeecially recognizit bi the Italian govrenment as a metropolitan ceety) o aboot 1,000,000 inhabitants.

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