Prignano sulla Secchia

Prignano sulla Secchia
Comune di Prignano sulla Secchia
Prignano sulla Secchia

Location of Prignano sulla Secchia in Italy

Coordinates: 44°26′N 10°41′E / 44.433°N 10.683°E / 44.433; 10.683
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province / Metropolitan city Modena (MO)
Frazioni Saltino, Morano, Castelvecchio, Montebaranzone, Pigneto, Sassomorello, Pescarola
  Mayor Mauro Fantini
  Total 80.5 km2 (31.1 sq mi)
Elevation 560 m (1,840 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
  Total 3,813
  Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Prignanesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 41048
Dialing code 0536
Patron saint St. Lawrence
Saint day August 10
Website Official website

Prignano sulla Secchia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Modena in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) west of Bologna and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) southwest of Modena. It is in the Modenese Appennines, in the valley of the Secchia river.

Prignano sulla Secchia borders the following municipalities: Baiso, Castellarano, Palagano, Polinago, Sassuolo, Serramazzoni, Toano.


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

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