Carate Urio

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Carate Urio
Comune di Carate Urio
Coat of arms of Carate Urio
Coat of arms
Carate Urio is located in Italy
Carate Urio
Carate Urio
Location of Carate Urio in Italy
Coordinates: 45°52′N 9°7′E / 45.867°N 9.117°E / 45.867; 9.117
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Como (CO)
Frazioni Cavadino, Greppone, Pangino, Riva, Olzavino, Lestresio
 • Mayor Daniele Maggi
 • Total 6.9 km2 (2.7 sq mi)
Elevation 199 m (653 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 1,216
 • Density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Caratesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 22010
Dialing code 031

Carate Urio is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Como in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 45 kilometres (28 mi) north of Milan and about 6 kilometres (4 mi) northeast of Como.

Founded in 1927 by the merger of Carate Lario and Urio, Carate Urio borders the following municipalities: Brienno, Faggeto Lario, Laglio, Moltrasio, Schignano, Torno.


  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.