Caravate

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Caravate
Comune
Comune di Caravate
Caravate is located in Italy
Caravate
Caravate
Location of Caravate in Italy
Coordinates: 45°53′N 8°39′E / 45.883°N 8.650°E / 45.883; 8.650Coordinates: 45°53′N 8°39′E / 45.883°N 8.650°E / 45.883; 8.650
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Province of Varese (VA)
Frazioni Stallazzo, San Clemente, Fornazze, Canton d'Oro, Canton Chiedo, Cadè, Castello, Cà Stecco, Pozzei, Monte San Giano, Santa Maria del Sasso, Virolo, Fornace Farsani
Area
 • Total 5.1 km2 (2.0 sq mi)
Elevation 296 m (971 ft)
Population (Gen. 2013)
 • Total 2,590
 • Density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Demonym Caravatesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 21032
Dialing code 0332

Caravate is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Varese in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) northwest of Milan and about 15 kilometres (9 mi) northwest of Varese. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,569 and an area of 5.1 square kilometres (2.0 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Caravate contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Stallazzo, San Clemente, Fornazze, Canton d'Oro, Canton Chiedo, Cadè, Castello, Cà Stecco, Pozzei, Monte San Giano, Santa Maria del Sasso, Virolo, and Fornace Farsani.

Caravate borders the following municipalities: Besozzo, Cittiglio, Gemonio, Laveno-Mombello, Leggiuno, Sangiano.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

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