Cavaglià

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Cavaglià
Comune di Cavaglià
Cavaglia veduta.jpg
Coat of arms of Cavaglià
Coat of arms
Location of Cavaglià
Cavaglià is located in Italy
Cavaglià
Cavaglià
Location of Cavaglià in Italy
Cavaglià is located in Piedmont
Cavaglià
Cavaglià
Cavaglià (Piedmont)
Coordinates: 45°24′N 8°5′E / 45.400°N 8.083°E / 45.400; 8.083
CountryItaly
RegionPiedmont
ProvinceBiella (BI)
Government
 • MayorGiancarlo Borsoi
Area
 • Total25.5 km2 (9.8 sq mi)
Elevation
271 m (889 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[3]
 • Total3,623
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Cavagliesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
13881
Dialing code0161
Patron saintSt. Michael Archangel
WebsiteOfficial website

Cavaglià is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Biella in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) northeast of Turin and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) south of Biella.

Cavaglià borders the following municipalities: Alice Castello, Carisio, Dorzano, Roppolo, Salussola, Santhià. Sights include a castle, the Baroque church of St. Michael Archangel, the neo-Renaissance church of Santa Maria di Babilone, and an archaeological site with menhirs from as early as the Iron Age.

Twin towns — sister cities[edit]

Cavaglià is twinned with:

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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