Mozzanica

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Mozzanica
Comune
Comune di Mozzanica
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Coat of arms of Mozzanica
Coat of arms
Mozzanica is located in Italy
Mozzanica
Mozzanica
Location of Mozzanica in Italy
Coordinates: 45°29′N 9°41′E / 45.483°N 9.683°E / 45.483; 9.683
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Bergamo (BG)
Frazioni Colomberone
Government
 • Mayor Massimo Alloni
Area
 • Total 9.33 km2 (3.60 sq mi)
Elevation 102 m (335 ft)
Population (31 December 2010[1])
 • Total 4,619
 • Density 500/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Demonym Mozzanichesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 24050
Dialing code 0363
Patron saint St. Stephen
Saint day Fourth Sunday in September
Website Official website

Mozzanica is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Bergamo in the Italian region of Lombardy, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) east of Milan and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) south of Bergamo.

Mozzanica borders the following municipalities: Caravaggio, Castel Gabbiano, Fara Olivana con Sola, Fornovo San Giovanni, Sergnano.

Mozzanica is the location of a Rohm and Haas plant. It also houses a 42-metre (138 ft) tall tower, built by Ludovico Sforza in 1492, on the nearby frontier with the Republic of Venice.

References[edit]

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