Mignanego

Mignanego
Comune di Mignanego
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Coat of arms of Mignanego
Coat of arms
Map of comune of Mignanego (province of Genoa, region Liguria, Italy).svg
Location of Mignanego
Mignanego is located in Italy
Mignanego
Mignanego
Location of Mignanego in Italy
Mignanego is located in Liguria
Mignanego
Mignanego
Mignanego (Liguria)
Coordinates: 44°31′N 8°55′E / 44°31′N 8°55′E / 44.517; 8.917
CountryItaly
RegionLiguria
Metropolitan cityGenoa (GE)
Founded1861
FrazioniFumeri, Giovi, Montanesi, Paveto
Government
 • MayorMaria Grazia Grondona[1]
Area
 • Total18.4 km2 (7.1 sq mi)
Elevation
150 m (490 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2009)[3]
 • Total3,727
 • Density200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Mignaneghesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
16018
Dialing code010
Official website

Mignanego is a comune (municipality) of the Metropolitan City of Genoa in the Italian region Liguria, located about 11 kilometres (7 mi) north of Genoa in the northeastern part of the Val Polcevera valley.

Geography

Mignanego borders the following municipalities: Busalla, Campomorone, Fraconalto, Genoa, Savignone, Serra Riccò and Voltaggio (this one in the Province of Alessandria, Piedmont).

It counts 4 (frazioni): Fumeri, Giovi, Montanesi, and Paveto [4] as well as 8 località: Barriera, Costagiutta, Migliarina, Pile, Ponte dell'Acqua, Ponterosso, Vetrerie, and Vittoria. Vetrerie is the most populated village and the municipal seat; it is sometimes identified simply as Mignanego.