Borzonasca

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Borzonasca
Comune di Borzonasca
Borzonasca
Borzonasca
Coat of arms of Borzonasca
Coat of arms
Location of Borzonasca
Borzonasca is located in Italy
Borzonasca
Borzonasca
Location of Borzonasca in Italy
Borzonasca is located in Liguria
Borzonasca
Borzonasca
Borzonasca (Liguria)
Coordinates: 44°25′N 9°23′E / 44.417°N 9.383°E / 44.417; 9.383Coordinates: 44°25′N 9°23′E / 44.417°N 9.383°E / 44.417; 9.383
CountryItaly
RegionLiguria
Metropolitan cityGenoa (GE)
FrazioniMontemoggio, Belpiano, Temossi, Brizzolara, Sopralacroce, Levaggi, Caregli, Borzone, Giaiette, Acero, Gazzolo, Barca di Gazzolo
Area
 • Total80.51 km2 (31.09 sq mi)
Elevation
167 m (548 ft)
Population
 (30 April 2017)[3]
 • Total2,072
 • Density26/km2 (67/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Borzonaschini
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
16041
Dialing code0185
Patron saintExaltation of the Holy Cross
Saint daySeptember 14
WebsiteOfficial website

Borzonasca is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Genoa in the Italian region Liguria, located about 35 km (22 mi) east of Genoa.

Borzonasca borders the following municipalities: Mezzanego, Ne, Rezzoaglio, San Colombano Certénoli, Santo Stefano d'Aveto, Tornolo, and Varese Ligure.

Borzonasca is part of the Aveto Natural Regional Park.

Main sights[edit]

  • Church of St. Bartholomew (1628)
  • Oratory of Sts. Philip and James (1554)
  • Abbey of Borzone
  • Abbey of St. Andrew, founded in 1184

Twinnings[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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