Alice Castello

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Alice Castello
Comune
Comune di Alice Castello
Town Hall
Town Hall
Coat of arms of Alice Castello
Coat of arms
Alice Castello is located in Italy
Alice Castello
Alice Castello
Location of Alice Castello in Italy
Coordinates: 45°22′N 8°5′E / 45.367°N 8.083°E / 45.367; 8.083
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Vercelli (VC)
Government
 • Mayor Vittorio Petrino
Area
 • Total 24.8 km2 (9.6 sq mi)
Elevation 288 m (945 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 2,716
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Demonym Alicesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 13040
Dialing code 0161
Website www.comune-alicecastello-vercelli.it

Alice Castello is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Vercelli in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 45 km (28 mi) northeast of Turin and about 25 km (16 mi) west of Vercelli.

Alice is known since the 10th century AD. It houses a castle (of which only few remains of the medieval structure have survived) and an 18th-century parish church dedicated to St. Nicholas.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.