Segrate

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Segrate
Comune
Comune di Segrate
LakeMi2.JPG
Coat of arms of Segrate
Coat of arms
Segrate is located in Italy
Segrate
Segrate
Location of Segrate in Italy
Coordinates: 45°29′N 09°18′E / 45.483°N 9.300°E / 45.483; 9.300Coordinates: 45°29′N 09°18′E / 45.483°N 9.300°E / 45.483; 9.300
CountryItaly
RegionLombardy
Metropolitan cityMilan (MI)
FrazioniLavanderie, Milano 2, Novegro, Redecesio, Rovagnasco, San Felice, Tregarezzo, Villaggio Ambrosiano
Government
 • MayorPaolo Micheli
Area
 • Total17 km2 (7 sq mi)
Elevation115 m (377 ft)
Population (30 September 2015)
 • Total35,016
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,300/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Segratesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code20090
Dialing code02
Patron saintSt. Roch
Saint day16 August
WebsiteOfficial website

Segrate (Lombard: Segraa [seˈɡrɑː]) is a town and comune (municipality) located in the Metropolitan City of Milan in the Lombardy region of northern Italy.

An eastern suburb of Milan, in its area lies the airport of Milan Linate, the lake Idroscalo, the fair center of Novegro and the famous residential area Milano Due. Europark Idroscalo Milano (originally Lunapark Milano) is a popular amusement park that has been in existence since 1965.

Although it is a small town, Segrate hosts large structures such as the CILEA Interuniversity Consortium, among the most advanced supercomputing centers in Europe,[1] and the San Raffaele Hospital. Segrate received the honorary title of city with a presidential decree on 23 June 1989.

Transportation[edit]

Segrate is served by Segrate railway station, connected to Milan by the suburban lines S5 and S6, with a total of four trains each hour. It is also connected to the city by the bus 924, which stops at Lambrate Rail and Metro Station.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cilea: Home". Archived from the original on 2011-04-02. Retrieved 2011-03-01.

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