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This article is about the Italian comune. For other uses, see Asso (disambiguation).
|Comune di Asso|
|Province / Metropolitan city||Como (CO)|
|Frazioni||Brazzova, Ca' Nova, Fraino, Gallegno, Gemù, Megna, Mudronno, Pagnano, Scarenna|
|• Mayor||Giovanni Conti
(elected May 5, 2003)
|• Total||6.46 km2 (2.49 sq mi)|
|Elevation||427 m (1,401 ft)|
|• Density||550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)|
|Demonym(s)||Assesi or assini (it.); assées (west.lmo.); spazapulée (west.lmo. traditional gentilic)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Patron saint||Saint Apollonia|
|Saint day||February 9|
Asso is an Italian comune in the province of Como, in Lombardy, Italy. It has 3,524 citizens and an area of 6.46 square kilometres (2.49 sq mi), with a density of 546 people per square kilometer (1,400 per sq mi).
Significant historic buildings are:
- the castle, built in the 12th century; nowadays only the tower is in good condition;
- the main church of John the Baptist, built between 1641 and 1675;
- a few bridges on the river Lambro, including punt de la Fola, punt di Gubitt and ponte Oscuro.
- Saint-Péray, France, since 2001
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