Russi is a comune (municipality) with 12,247 inhabitants (December 31, 2015) in the province of Ravenna in the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna. The village is located about 60 km east of Bologna and 14 km to the southwest of Ravenna. The land size is 46.1 square kilometers. The municipality of Russi contains the frazioni (subdivisions, especially villages and smaller towns) Godo, San Pancrazio, Cortina, Chiesuola, Pezzolo, Borgo Zampartino, Borgo Violetta and Borgo Testi Rasponi. Russi borders the following municipalities: Bagnacavallo, Faenza, Forli, Ravenna.