Cossato

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Cossato
Comune
Comune di Cossato
The Parrocchia dell'Assunta.
Coat of arms of Cossato
Coat of arms
Cossato is located in Italy
Cossato
Cossato
Location of Cossato in Italy
Coordinates: 45°34′N 08°10′E / 45.567°N 8.167°E / 45.567; 8.167
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Biella (BI)
Frazioni Bertinotto, Castellazzo, Castellengo, Cerro, Lavino, Lorazzo, Masseria, Monteferrario, Parlamento, Ronco, Spolina
Government
 • Mayor Claudio Corradino
Area
 • Total 27 km2 (10 sq mi)
Elevation 257 m (843 ft)
Population (31 September 2010)
 • Total 15,003
 • Density 560/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Demonym Cossatesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 13836
Dialing code 015
Patron saint Assumption of Mary
Saint day August 15
Website Official website

Cossato is a municipality in the province of Biella, Italy, in the northwest part of Piedmont, 11.6 kilometres (7.2 mi) east of Biella.

It is crossed by the Strona di Mosso stream.

Twin towns[edit]