Vertemate con Minoprio

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Vertemate con Minoprio
Comune
Comune di Vertemate con Minoprio
Coat of arms of Vertemate con Minoprio
Coat of arms
Vertemate con Minoprio is located in Italy
Vertemate con Minoprio
Vertemate con Minoprio
Location of Vertemate con Minoprio in Italy
Coordinates: 45°44′N 9°4′E / 45.733°N 9.067°E / 45.733; 9.067Coordinates: 45°44′N 9°4′E / 45.733°N 9.067°E / 45.733; 9.067
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Como (CO)
Frazioni Minoprio, Vertemate
Government
 • Mayor Roberto Antonio Sironi
Area
 • Total 5.8 km2 (2.2 sq mi)
Elevation 380 m (1,250 ft)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 3,935
 • Density 680/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Demonym Minopriesi, Vertematesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 22070
Dialing code 031
Website Official website

Vertemate con Minoprio is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Como in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 30 kilometres (19 mi) north of Milan and about 9 kilometres (6 mi) south of Como.

Main sights[edit]

  • Abbey of San Giovanni a Vertemate, consecrated in 1096. The Romanesque church, with a nave and two aisles, is home to traces of frescoes from the 14th and 15th centuries.
  • Castle
  • Villa Raimondi

Notable residents[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Fegiz, Mario Luzzatto, Simone: «Un incidente ha cambiato la mia vita», Corriere della Sera, March 2004

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