Novedrate

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Novedrate

Novedraa  (Lombard)
Comune di Novedrate
Church of Santi Donato e Carpoforo
Location of Novedrate
Novedrate is located in Italy
Novedrate
Novedrate
Location of Novedrate in Italy
Novedrate is located in Lombardy
Novedrate
Novedrate
Novedrate (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°42′N 9°7′E / 45.700°N 9.117°E / 45.700; 9.117Coordinates: 45°42′N 9°7′E / 45.700°N 9.117°E / 45.700; 9.117
CountryItaly
RegionLombardy
ProvinceComo (CO)
FrazioniVillaggio San Giuseppe
Area
 • Total2.8 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Population
(Dec. 2004)
 • Total2,950
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Novedratesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
22060
Dialing code031
WebsiteOfficial website

Novedrate (Brianzöö: Novedraa [nuʋeˈdrɑː]) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Como in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 25 kilometres (16 mi) north of Milan and about 13 kilometres (8 mi) south of Como. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,950 and an area of 2.8 km².[1]

Geography

Novedrate borders the following municipalities: Carimate, Figino Serenza, Lentate sul Seveso and Mariano Comense. Its frazione is Villaggio San Giuseppe.

Demographic evolution

Media

Ho scoperto che Pasquale forse è nato a Cefalù, si è sposato a Novedrate, è un bravo elettricista, fuma poco e ascolta i Pooh

The town was cited in the song 'O scarrafone[2] (Un uomo in blues, 1991) by Pino Daniele, as one of many places in which Southern Italians emigrate in Northern Italy.[3]

References

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ literary "the cockroach" in Neapolitan
  3. ^ (in Italian) 'O scarrafone, lyrics and album

External links

Media related to Novedrate at Wikimedia Commons