Balme

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Balme
Comune
Comune di Balme
Balme.jpg
Balme is located in Italy
Balme
Balme
Location of Balme in Italy
Coordinates: 45°18′N 7°13′E / 45.300°N 7.217°E / 45.300; 7.217
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Turin (TO)
Frazioni Chialambertetto, Molera
Government
 • Mayor Mauro Marucco
Area
 • Total 63.1 km2 (24.4 sq mi)
Elevation 1,432 m (4,698 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 97
 • Density 1.5/km2 (4.0/sq mi)
Demonym Balmesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 10070
Dialing code 0123

Balme is a comune (municipality) in the province of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont. It is located in the Graian Alps area, in one of the Valli di Lanzo, in the about 45 kilometres (28 mi) northwest of Turin, on the border with France.

Balme borders the following municipalities: Ala di Stura, Bessans (France), Bonneval-sur-Arc (France), Groscavallo, Lemie, and Usseglio.

References[edit]

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