Parma

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Parma
Comune di Parma
Coat of arms of Parma
Coat of arms
Parma is located in Italy
Parma
Parma
Location of Parma in Italy
Coordinates: 44°48′N 10°20′E / 44.800°N 10.333°E / 44.800; 10.333Coordinates: 44°48′N 10°20′E / 44.800°N 10.333°E / 44.800; 10.333
CountryItaly
RegionEmilia-Romagna
Province / Metropolitan cityParma (PR)
FrazioniSee list
Government
 • MayorPietro Vignali
Area
 • Total260 km2 (100 sq mi)
Elevation
55 m (180 ft)
Population
(28 February 2011)
 • Total187,214
 • Density720/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Parmigiani (Pram'zan) (Parmensi (Arijoz) are
called the province's inhabitants)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
43100
Dialing code0521
Patron saintSant'Ilario di Poitiers, Sant'Onorato, San Rocco
Saint dayJanuary 13
Websitewww.comune.parma.it

Parma is a city in the region of Emilia-Romagna. It is the capital of the Province of Parma. About 190,000 people live in Parma. It has one of the oldest universities of the world, the University of Parma.

Parma has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa in the Köppen climate classification).