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Comune di Dumenza
Coat of arms of Dumenza
Coat of arms
Dumenza is located in Italy
Location of Dumenza in Italy
Coordinates: 46°1′N 8°47′E / 46.017°N 8.783°E / 46.017; 8.783Coordinates: 46°1′N 8°47′E / 46.017°N 8.783°E / 46.017; 8.783
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province / Metropolitan city Varese (VA)
Frazioni Runo, Due Cossani, Stivigliano, Trezzino
 • Mayor Corrado Nazario Moro
 • Total 18.5 km2 (7.1 sq mi)
Elevation 411 m (1,348 ft)
Population (December 2004)[1]
 • Total 1,376
 • Density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Dumentini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 21010
Dialing code 0332
Website Official website

Dumenza is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Varese in the Italian region of Lombardy, located about 70 kilometers (43 mi) northwest of Milan and about 25 kilometers (16 mi) north of Varese, on the border with Switzerland.

The municipality of Dumenza contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Runo (birthplace of painter Bernardino Luini), Due Cossani, Stivigliano, and Trezzino.

Dumenza borders the following municipalities: Agra, Astano (Switzerland), Curiglia con Monteviasco, Luino, Maccagno, Miglieglia (Switzerland), Monteggio (Switzerland), Novaggio (Switzerland), Sessa (Switzerland), Veddasca.

Notable people[edit]

Vincenzo Peruggia


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

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