Mozzanica

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Mozzanica
Comune di Mozzanica
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Coat of arms of Mozzanica
Coat of arms
Location of Mozzanica
Mozzanica is located in Italy
Mozzanica
Mozzanica
Location of Mozzanica in Italy
Mozzanica is located in Lombardy
Mozzanica
Mozzanica
Mozzanica (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°29′N 9°41′E / 45.483°N 9.683°E / 45.483; 9.683
CountryItaly
RegionLombardy
ProvinceBergamo (BG)
FrazioniColomberone
Government
 • MayorBeppino Massimo Fossati
Area
 • Total9.46 km2 (3.65 sq mi)
Elevation
102 m (335 ft)
Population
(30 November 2017[1])
 • Total4,552
 • Density480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Mozzanichesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
24050
Dialing code0363
Patron saintSt. Stephen
Saint dayFourth Sunday in September
WebsiteOfficial website

Mozzanica (Bergamasque: Musànega) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Bergamo in the Italian region of Lombardy, located about 40 kilometres (25 mi) east of Milan and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) south of Bergamo.

Mozzanica borders the following municipalities: Caravaggio, Castel Gabbiano, Fara Olivana con Sola, Fornovo San Giovanni, Sergnano.

Mozzanica is the location of a Rohm and Haas plant. Located there is a 42-metre (138 ft) tall tower, built by Ludovico Sforza in 1492, on the nearby frontier with the Republic of Venice.

References[edit]

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