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Coordinates: 43°07′18″N12°32′10″E / 43.12167°N 12.53611°E / 43.12167; 12.53611 Coordinates: 43°07′18″N12°32′10″E / 43.12167°N 12.53611°E / 43.12167; 12.53611
CountryFlag of Italy.svg  Italy
Region Umbria
Province Perugia
Comune Assisi
Elevation [1] 220 m (720 ft)
Population (2001) [1]
  Total 601
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code(s) 075

Torchiagina is a frazione of the comune of Assisi in the Province of Perugia, Umbria, central Italy. It stands at an elevation of 220 metres above sea level. At the time of the Istat census of 2001 it had 601 inhabitants. [1]

"Frazione" is the Italian name given in administrative law to a type of territorial subdivision of a comune; for other administrative divisions, see municipio, circoscrizione, quartiere. It is cognate to the English word fraction, but in practice is roughly equivalent to "parishes" or "wards" in other countries.

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