Riva Valdobbia

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Riva Valdobbia
Riifu, La Riva
Comune
Comune di Riva Valdobbia
Coat of arms of Riva Valdobbia
Coat of arms
Riva Valdobbia is located in Italy
Riva Valdobbia
Riva Valdobbia
Location of Riva Valdobbia in Italy
Coordinates: 45°50′N 7°57′E / 45.833°N 7.950°E / 45.833; 7.950Coordinates: 45°50′N 7°57′E / 45.833°N 7.950°E / 45.833; 7.950
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Province of Vercelli (VC)
Frazioni Buzzo, Boccorio, Isolello, Vogna di Là, Gabbio, Balma, Piana Fuseria, Miniere and the alpine hamlets in Val Vogna: Vogna Sotto, Cà di Janzo, Cà Piacentino, Cà Morca, Cà Verno), Sant'Antonio, Selveglio, Oro, Cà Vescovo, Rabernardo, Cambiaveto, Piane, Peccia, La Montata, Larecchio
Government
 • Mayor Massimo Gabbio (Insieme per Riva (Lista Civica))
Area
 • Total 62.2 km2 (24.0 sq mi)
Elevation 1,112 m (3,648 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 236
 • Density 3.8/km2 (9.8/sq mi)
Demonym Rivesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 13020
Dialing code 0163
Patron saint Saint Michael the Archangel
Saint day september 29 (Fair usually moved to nearest sunday)
Website www.comune.rivavaldobbia.vc.it

Riva Valdobbia (Walser German: Riifu, Piedmontese: La Riva) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Vercelli in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 90 km north of Turin and about 70 km northwest of Vercelli. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 236 and an area of 62.2 km².[1]

Riva Valdobbia borders the following municipalities: Alagna Valsesia, Campertogno, Gressoney-La-Trinité, Gressoney-Saint-Jean, Mollia, Rassa, and Rima San Giuseppe.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

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