Sandigliano

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Sandigliano
Comune
Comune di Sandigliano
Town hall.
Town hall.
Sandigliano is located in Italy
Sandigliano
Sandigliano
Location of Sandigliano in Italy
Coordinates: 45°30′N 8°2′E / 45.500°N 8.033°E / 45.500; 8.033
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province / Metropolitan city Biella (BI)
Government
 • Mayor Mauro Masiero
Area
 • Total 10.2 km2 (3.9 sq mi)
Elevation 323 m (1,060 ft)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 2,731
 • Density 270/km2 (690/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Sandiglianesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 13876
Dialing code 015

Sandigliano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Biella in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) northeast of Turin and about 8 kilometres (5 mi) southwest of Biella.

Sandigliano borders the following municipalities: Borriana, Cerrione, Gaglianico, Ponderano, Verrone.

Sandigliano was the birthplace of Ottavio Ottavi, 19th century agronomist and viticulturalist.

References[edit]

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