Comune di Fanano

Coat of arms

Location of Fanano in Italy

Coordinates: 44°12′N 10°47′E / 44.200°N 10.783°E / 44.200; 10.783
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province / Metropolitan city Modena (MO)
Frazioni Canevare, Fellicarolo, Ospitale, Serrazzone, Trignano, Trentino, Lotta
  Total 89.8 km2 (34.7 sq mi)
Elevation 640 m (2,100 ft)
Population (2008[1])
  Total 3,094
  Density 34/km2 (89/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Fananesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 41021
Dialing code 0536
Website Official website
town hall

Fanano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Modena in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) southwest of Bologna and about 50 kilometres (31 mi) south of Modena.

Fanano borders the following municipalities: Cutigliano, Fiumalbo, Lizzano in Belvedere, Montese, San Marcello Pistoiese, Sestola.

It is located in the Modenese Apennines. The Monte Cimone is in its territory. The famous Felix Pedro came from the small village of Trignano administrated by Fanano.

Among the churches in the town, are the following:

Sister cities


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

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