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Carmignano
—  Comune  —
Comune di Carmignano

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Carmignano is located in Italy
Carmignano
Location of Carmignano in Italy
Coordinates: 43°49′N 11°1′E / 43.817°N 11.017°E / 43.817; 11.017Coordinates: 43°49′N 11°1′E / 43.817°N 11.017°E / 43.817; 11.017
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Province Prato (PO)
Frazioni Artimino, Comeana, La Serra, S. Cristina a Mezzana, Seano, Poggio alla Malva
Area
 - Total 38.6 km2 (14.9 sq mi)
Elevation 189 m (620 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)[1]
 - Total 12,796
 - Density 331.5/km2 (858.6/sq mi)
 - Demonym Carmignanesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 - Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 59015
Dialing code 055
Website Official website

Carmignano is a comune (municipality) of c. 12,000 inhabitants in the province of Prato, part of the Italian region Tuscany. It is located about 20 km west of Florence and about 10 km southwest of Prato.

Carmignano borders the following municipalities: Capraia e Limite, Lastra a Signa, Montelupo Fiorentino, Poggio a Caiano, Prato, Quarrata, Signa, Vinci.

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Main sights

The most important attraction of the town is the church of San Michele e Francesco (12th century), which houses a Visitation by the Renaissance master Pontormo.

The 10th century Rocca (Castle), in the upper part of the town, is well preserved. The frazione of Comeana is home to several Etruscan tombs (such as the Tumulus of Montefortini), while at Artimino is a Medicean Villa.

Demographic evolution

References

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

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