Gazzuolo

Gazzuolo (Mantovano: Gasöl) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Mantua in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 120 kilometres (75 mi) southeast of Milan and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southwest of Mantua. The town had been a possession of Gonzaga family, the lord of Mantua, from the late Middle Ages, and John Hawkwood, a famous English mercenary captain in 14th-century Italy, was once the lord of this town in 1370s'-80s'.

Gazzuolo
Gasöl  (Emilian)
Comune di Gazzuolo
Location of Gazzuolo
Gazzuolo
Location of Gazzuolo in Italy
Gazzuolo
Gazzuolo (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°4′N 10°35′E
CountryItaly
RegionLombardy
ProvinceMantua (MN)
FrazioniBelforte, Bocca Chiavica, Pomara, Nocegrossa, La Marchesa
Government
  MayorLoris Contesini
Area
  Total22.3 km2 (8.6 sq mi)
Elevation
25 m (82 ft)
Population
 (31 July 2014[2])[3]
  Total2,377
  Density110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Gazzolesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
46010
Dialing code0376
WebsiteOfficial website

Gazzuolo borders the following municipalities: Commessaggio, Marcaria, San Martino dall'Argine, Spineda, Viadana.


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