Cesano Boscone

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Cesano Boscone
Comune di Cesano Boscone
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Coat of arms of Cesano Boscone
Coat of arms
Location of Cesano Boscone
Cesano Boscone is located in Italy
Cesano Boscone
Cesano Boscone
Location of Cesano Boscone in Italy
Cesano Boscone is located in Lombardy
Cesano Boscone
Cesano Boscone
Cesano Boscone (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°27′N 9°6′E / 45.450°N 9.100°E / 45.450; 9.100
CountryItaly
RegionLombardy
Metropolitan cityMilan (MI)
Government
 • MayorAlfredo Simone Negri
Area
 • Total3.94 km2 (1.52 sq mi)
Elevation
119 m (390 ft)
Population
(30 September 2015)[1]
 • Total23,568
 • Density6,000/km2 (15,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Cesanesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
20090
Dialing code02
Patron saintSt. John the Baptist
Saint dayJune 24
WebsiteOfficial website

Cesano Boscone (Lombard: Cesan [tʃeˈzãː]) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Milan in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 6 kilometres (4 mi) southwest of Milan.

Cesano Boscone borders the following municipalities: Milan, Corsico, Trezzano sul Naviglio. It is served by Cesano Boscone railway station.

Main sights[edit]

  • Church of St. John the Baptist, traditionally founded by the Lombard queen Theodolinda in 613, after her conversion to Christianity.

References[edit]

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

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