Pero, Lombardy

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Coat of arms of Pero
Coat of arms
Pero is located in Italy
Location of Pero in Italy
Coordinates: 45°31′N 9°5′E / 45.517°N 9.083°E / 45.517; 9.083Coordinates: 45°31′N 9°5′E / 45.517°N 9.083°E / 45.517; 9.083
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Metropolitan city Milan (MI)
Frazioni Cerchiate, Cerchiarello
 • Total 5.0 km2 (1.9 sq mi)
Elevation 144 m (472 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 10,378
 • Density 2,100/km2 (5,400/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Peresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 20016
Dialing code 02
Website Official website

Pero is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Milan in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 9 kilometres (6 mi) northwest of Milan. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 10,378 and an area of 5.0 square kilometres (1.9 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Pero contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Cerchiate and Cerchiarello.

Pero borders the following municipalities: Rho, Milan.

Pero is linked to Milan and Rho by the underground line M1 (a.k.a. "red line").

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Twin towns[edit]

Pero is twinned with:


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

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