Occhieppo Superiore

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Occhieppo Superiore
Comune di Occhieppo Superiore
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Coat of arms of Occhieppo Superiore
Coat of arms
Occhieppo Superiore is located in Italy
Occhieppo Superiore
Occhieppo Superiore
Location of Occhieppo Superiore in Italy
Coordinates: 45°30′N 8°0′E / 45.500°N 8.000°E / 45.500; 8.000
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province / Metropolitan city Biella (BI)
 • Mayor Emanuele Ramella Pralungo
 • Total 5.2 km2 (2.0 sq mi)
Elevation 465 m (1,526 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 2,844
 • Density 550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Occhieppesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 13056
Dialing code 015

Occhieppo Superiore is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Biella in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 80 kilometres (50 mi) northeast of Turin and about 3 kilometres (2 mi) southwest of Biella.

Occhieppo Superiore borders the following municipalities: Biella, Camburzano, Muzzano, Occhieppo Inferiore, Pollone, Sordevolo.


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