Boffalora sopra Ticino
|Boffalora sopra Ticino|
|Comune di Boffalora sopra Ticino|
|Province / Metropolitan city||Milan (MI)|
|Frazioni||Pontenuovo di Boffalora, Località Magnana|
|• Total||7.5 km2 (2.9 sq mi)|
|Elevation||120 m (390 ft)|
|Population (Dec. 2004)|
|• Density||580/km2 (1,500/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
Boffalora sopra Ticino is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Milan in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 25 kilometres (16 mi) west of Milan. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 4,313 and an area of 7.5 square kilometres (2.9 sq mi).
The municipality of Boffalora sopra Ticino contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Pontenuovo di Boffalora and Località Magnana.
Boffalora sopra Ticino was the site of a small battle in the 1859 Second Italian War of Independence. It was one of the first locations in what had been up to then Austrian territory to be captured by a French army which crossed the Ticino after the Battle of Montebello.
- All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.