Gavirate

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Gavirate
Comune di Gavirate
Location of Gavirate
Gavirate is located in Italy
Gavirate
Gavirate
Location of Gavirate in Italy
Gavirate is located in Lombardy
Gavirate
Gavirate
Gavirate (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°51′N 8°43′E / 45.850°N 8.717°E / 45.850; 8.717Coordinates: 45°51′N 8°43′E / 45.850°N 8.717°E / 45.850; 8.717
CountryItaly
RegionLombardy
ProvinceProvince of Varese (VA)
FrazioniOltrona al Lago, Voltorre
Area
 • Total13.3 km2 (5.1 sq mi)
Elevation
261 m (856 ft)
Population
(Dec. 2004)
 • Total9,438
 • Density710/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Gaviratesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
21026
Dialing code0332
WebsiteOfficial website

Gavirate is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Varese in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) northwest of Milan and about 10 kilometres (6 mi) northwest of Varese. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 9,438 and an area of 13.3 square kilometres (5.1 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Gavirate contains the frazioni (hamlets) Oltrona al Lago, Voltorre and other mainly villages: Groppello, Le Vigne, Fignano, Forte di Orino, Fienile delle Pianezze, Armino, Pozzuolo, Cual, Ca'de Monti, Ronco, and Benedetto.

Gavirate borders the following municipalities: Barasso, Bardello, Besozzo, Biandronno, Casciago, Cocquio-Trevisago, Comerio, Cuvio, Varese.

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References[edit]

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

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