Pizzighettone

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Pizzighettone

Pisighitòn  (Lombard)
Comune di Pizzighettone
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Pizzighettone
Pizzighettone (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°11′N9°47′E / 45.183°N 9.783°E / 45.183; 9.783
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Cremona (CR)
Frazioni Ferie, Regona, Roggione
Government
  MayorLuigi Edoardo Bernocchi
Area
[1]
  Total32 km2 (12 sq mi)
Population
 (1 January 2009) [2]
  Total6,777
  Density210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Pizzighettonesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
26026
Dialing code 0372
Patron saint Saint Bassianus
Saint day19 January
Website Official website

Pizzighettone (Pizzighettonese: Pisighitòn) is a comune of the Province of Cremona in the Italian region Lombardy. The main population centre is located on the river Adda and is divided into two parts: Pizzighettone on the east bank and Gera on the west.

It was the site of the Insubrian town of Acerrae, and was home to the football team A.S. Pizzighettone, until the summer 2012 when it moved to city of Crema and changed its name to U.S. Pergolettese 1932.

Saint Vincenzo Grossi was born in Pizzighettone.



  1. "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.

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