Comune di Sorbolo

Location of Sorbolo in Italy

Coordinates: 44°51′N 10°27′E / 44.850°N 10.450°E / 44.850; 10.450Coordinates: 44°51′N 10°27′E / 44.850°N 10.450°E / 44.850; 10.450
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province / Metropolitan city Parma (PR)
Frazioni Alba, Bogolese, Casaltone, Chiozzola, Coenzo, Corte Godi, Croce dei Morti, Enzano, Frassinara, Ramoscello
  Mayor Nicola Cesari (25 May 2014) (Lista Democratici e Civici per Sorbolo)
  Total 39.6 km2 (15.3 sq mi)
Elevation 40 m (130 ft)
Population (2009 (ISTAT survey))
  Total 9,473
  Density 240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Sorbolesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 43058
Dialing code 0521
Patron saint SS. Faustino e Giovita
Saint day February 15
Website Official website

Sorbolo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Parma in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 80 kilometres (50 mi) northwest of Bologna and about 11 kilometres (7 mi) northeast of Parma. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 9,211 and an area of 39.6 square kilometres (15.3 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Sorbolo contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Bogolese, Casaltone, Coenzo, Corte Godi, Enzano, Frassinara, and Ramoscello.

Sorbolo borders the following municipalities: Brescello, Gattatico, Mezzani, Parma.

Demographic evolution

Twin towns


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