Cerano

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Cerano
Comune
Comune di Cerano
Coat of arms of Cerano
Coat of arms
Cerano is located in Italy
Cerano
Cerano
Location of Cerano in Italy
Coordinates: 45°24′N 8°47′E / 45.400°N 8.783°E / 45.400; 8.783Coordinates: 45°24′N 8°47′E / 45.400°N 8.783°E / 45.400; 8.783
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Novara (NO)
Government
 • Mayor Gaetano Quaglia
Area
 • Total 32.1 km2 (12.4 sq mi)
Elevation 134 m (440 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 6,792
 • Density 210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Demonym Ceranesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 28065
Dialing code 0321
Website Official website

Cerano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Novara in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 90 km northeast of Turin and about 14 km southeast of Novara. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 6,792 and an area of 32.1 km².[1]

Cerano borders the following municipalities: Abbiategrasso, Boffalora sopra Ticino, Cassolnovo, Magenta, Robecco sul Naviglio, Sozzago, and Trecate.

The Renaissance painter Giovanni Battista Crespi is known as il Cerano because he resided here.

References[edit]

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

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