Golasecca

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Golasecca
Comune di Golasecca
Coat of arms of Golasecca
Coat of arms
Location of Golasecca
Golasecca is located in Italy
Golasecca
Golasecca
Location of Golasecca in Italy
Golasecca is located in Lombardy
Golasecca
Golasecca
Golasecca (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°42′N 08°39′E / 45.700°N 8.650°E / 45.700; 8.650Coordinates: 45°42′N 08°39′E / 45.700°N 8.650°E / 45.700; 8.650
CountryItaly
RegionLombardy
ProvinceVarese (VA)
Government
 • MayorClaudio Ventimiglia
Area
 • Total7.44 km2 (2.87 sq mi)
Elevation
280 m (920 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total2,729
 • Density370/km2 (950/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Golasecchesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
21010
Dialing code0331
WebsiteOfficial website

Golasecca is a town and comune in the province of Varese, Lombardy (northern Italy).

It has given its name to the Golasecca culture, a prehistoric civilization who lived in the Ticino River area from the Bronze Age until the 1st century BC.



  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.