Mezzomerico

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Mezzomerico
Comune
Comune di Mezzomerico
Mezzomerico is located in Italy
Mezzomerico
Mezzomerico
Location of Mezzomerico in Italy
Coordinates: 45°37′N 8°36′E / 45.617°N 8.600°E / 45.617; 8.600Coordinates: 45°37′N 8°36′E / 45.617°N 8.600°E / 45.617; 8.600
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Province of Novara (NO)
Area
 • Total 7.6 km2 (2.9 sq mi)
Population (December 2004)
 • Total 1,005
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 28040
Dialing code 0321

Mezzomerico is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Novara in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 90 kilometres (56 mi) northeast of Turin and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) north of Novara. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 1,005 and an area of 7.6 square kilometres (2.9 sq mi).[1]

Mezzomerico borders the following municipalities: Agrate Conturbia, Divignano, Marano Ticino, Oleggio, Suno, and Vaprio d'Agogna.

Name[edit]

The name of Mezzomerico reflects the Celtic Mediomatrici people; the name was attested as Mediomadrigo in 980.[2]

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Istituto Geografico de Agostini, Nomi d'Italia, ISBN 88-511-0983-4, p. 384