Parma

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Parma
Comune
Comune di Parma

Coat of arms
Parma is located in Italy
Parma
Location of Parma in Italy
Coordinates: 44°48′N 10°20′E / 44.8°N 10.333°E / 44.8; 10.333Coordinates: 44°48′N 10°20′E / 44.8°N 10.333°E / 44.8; 10.333
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Parma (PR)
Frazioni See list
Government
 • Mayor Pietro Vignali
Area
 • Total 260 km2 (100 sq mi)
Elevation 55 m (180 ft)
Population (December 31, 2007)
 • Total 178,718
 • Density 687/km2 (1,780/sq mi)
Demonym Parmigiani (Pram'zan) (Parmensi (Arijoz) are
called the province's inhabitants)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 43100
Dialing code 0521
Patron saint Sant'Ilario di Poitiers, Sant'Onorato, San Rocco
Saint day January 13

Parma is a city in the region of Emilia-Romagna. It is the capital of the Province of Parma. 178,718 people live in Parma now. Parma has one of the oldest universities of the world, the University of Parma.