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Comune di Lesa
Lesa is located in Italy
Location of Lesa in Italy
Coordinates: 45°50′N 8°34′E / 45.833°N 8.567°E / 45.833; 8.567Coordinates: 45°50′N 8°34′E / 45.833°N 8.567°E / 45.833; 8.567
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Novara (NO)
Frazioni Villa Lesa, Solcio, Comnago, Calogna
 • Total 12.5 km2 (4.8 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 2,470
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Lesiani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 28040
Dialing code 0322

Lesa is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Novara in the Italian region of Piedmont, located about 110 kilometres (68 mi) northeast of Turin and about 45 kilometres (28 mi) north of Novara. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,470 and an area of 12.5 square kilometres (4.8 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Lesa contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Villa Lesa, Solcio, Comnago, and Calogna.

Lesa borders the following municipalities: Belgirate, Brovello-Carpugnino, Ispra, Massino Visconti, Meina, Nebbiuno, Ranco, and Stresa.

Demographic evolution[edit]


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

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