Treviso

Treviso (US: /trˈvz/ tray-VEE-zoh,[3] Italian: [treˈviːzo] (listen); Venetian: Trevixo) is a city and comune in the Veneto region of northern Italy. It is the capital of the province of Treviso and the municipality has 84,669 inhabitants (as of September 2017).[4] Some 3,000 live within the Venetian walls (le Mura) or in the historical and monumental center; some 80,000 live in the urban center while the city hinterland has a population of approximately 170,000.[citation needed].

Treviso
Trevixo  (Venetian)
Città di Treviso
Location of Treviso
Treviso
Location of Treviso in Italy
Treviso
Treviso (Veneto)
Coordinates: 45°40′N 12°15′E
CountryItaly
RegionVeneto
ProvinceTreviso (TV)
FrazioniMonigo, San Paolo, Santa Bona, San Pelajo, Santa Maria del Rovere, Selvana, Fiera, Sant'Antonino, San Lazzaro, Sant'Angelo, San Giuseppe, Canizzano
Government
  MayorMario Conte (Lega Nord)
Area
  Total55.5 km2 (21.4 sq mi)
Elevation
15 m (49 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2019)[2]
  Total85,760
  Density1,500/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Trevigiani or Trevisani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
31100
Dialing code0422
ISTAT code026086
Patron saintSt. Liberalis
Saint day27 April
WebsiteOfficial website

The city is home to the headquarters of clothing retailer Benetton, Sisley, Stefanel, Geox, Diadora and Lotto Sport Italia, appliance maker De'Longhi, and bicycle maker Pinarello.[citation needed]

Treviso is also known for being the original production area of Prosecco wine and radicchio,[5][6] and is thought to have been the origin of the popular Italian dessert Tiramisù.[7]