|Comune di Gossolengo|
Location of Gossolengo in Italy
|Coordinates: 45°0′N 9°37′E / 45.000°N 9.617°ECoordinates: 45°0′N 9°37′E / 45.000°N 9.617°E|
|Province / Metropolitan city||Piacenza (PC)|
|Frazioni||Caratta, Quarto, Settima|
|• Total||31.5 km2 (12.2 sq mi)|
|Population (Dec. 2004)|
|• Density||130/km2 (350/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
Gossolengo (Piacentino: Uslëing) is a comune (municipality) in the province of Piacenza in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 150 kilometres (93 mi) northwest of Bologna and about 9 kilometres (6 mi) southwest of Piacenza, in the valley of the Trebbia river.
The area's economy is traditionally based on agriculture, thought the vicinity to Piacenza has boosted a considerable industrial and construction boom in recent times.
The Etruscan artifact dubbed "Liver of Piacenza" was found in the nearby in 1877.
- All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.