Bannio Anzino

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Bannio Anzino
Comune
Comune di Bannio Anzino
Coat of arms of Bannio Anzino
Coat of arms
Bannio Anzino is located in Italy
Bannio Anzino
Bannio Anzino
Location of Bannio Anzino in Italy
Coordinates: 45°59′2″N 8°8′46″E / 45.98389°N 8.14611°E / 45.98389; 8.14611Coordinates: 45°59′2″N 8°8′46″E / 45.98389°N 8.14611°E / 45.98389; 8.14611
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province Verbano-Cusio-Ossola (VB)
Frazioni Bannio (capoluogo), Anzino, Pontegrande.[1]
Area[1]
 • Total 38.98 km2 (15.05 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 669 m (2,195 ft)
Population (Jan. 2008)[3]
 • Total 539
 • Density 14/km2 (36/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 28032
Dialing code 0324
Patron saint Madonna della Neve[1]
Saint day 5 August
Website Official website

Bannio Anzino (pop. 539) is a commune of the Province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 100 kilometres (62 mi) northeast of Turin and about 40 kilometres (25 mi) west of Verbania.

The main population centres within the municipality are the frazioni[1] Bannio (site of the town hall), Pontegrande and Anzino (formerly a commune in its own right[4]); further localities include Case Fornari, Case Prucci, Case Rovazzi, Castelletto, Fontane, Gaggieto, Parcineto, Scalaccia, and Valpiana.[1]

Bannio Anzino borders the following municipalities: Calasca-Castiglione, Carcoforo, Ceppo Morelli, Fobello, Rimella, Vanzone con San Carlo.

Population[edit]

At the 2001 census,[2] the resident population of the commune was divided as follows:

Locality Altitude (metres) Males Females Total Per cent
Anzino 687 50 59 109 18.73%
Bannio 669 131 138 269 46.22%
Pontegrande 526 64 69 133 22.85%
Case Fornari[5] 576 2 1 3 0.52%
Fontane 775 11 14 25 4.30%
Parcineto 779 18 15 33 5.67%
Scattered dwellings - 4 6 10 1.72%
Totals - 280 302 582 100%

Historical[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Comune di Bannio Anzino, Scheda Comune.
  2. ^ a b Istat, Popolazione residente per sesso - Verbano-Cusio-Ossola (dettaglio loc. abitate) ’, 2001 Census.
  3. ^ Istat, ‘Popolazione residente al 1 Gennaio 2008 per età, sesso e stato civile: Bannio anzino’, Geodemo.
  4. ^ ‘Anzino’, in Goffredo Casalis (ed.), Dizionario geografico, storico, statistico, commerciale degli stati di S.M. il re di Sardegna (Turin: G. Maspero, 1833), pp. 309–310.
  5. ^ Described by Istat as a settlement with an unstable population.

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