Santa Maria Maggiore, Piedmont

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Santa Maria Maggiore
Comune di Santa Maria Maggiore
Santa Maria Maggiore is located in Italy
Santa Maria Maggiore
Santa Maria Maggiore
Location of Santa Maria Maggiore in Italy
Coordinates: 46°8′N 8°28′E / 46.133°N 8.467°E / 46.133; 8.467Coordinates: 46°8′N 8°28′E / 46.133°N 8.467°E / 46.133; 8.467
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola (VB)
 • Total 53.2 km2 (20.5 sq mi)
Elevation 816 m (2,677 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 1,236
 • Density 23/km2 (60/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Maggioritani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 28038
Dialing code 0324
Website Official website

Santa Maria Maggiore is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 130 kilometres (81 mi) northeast of Turin and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) north of Verbania, on the border with Switzerland. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 1,236 and an area of 53.2 square kilometres (20.5 sq mi).[1]

Santa Maria Maggiore 1928
Casa Farina located in Via Gian Maria Farina
Via Gian Maria Farina in Santa Maria Maggiore

Santa Maria Maggiore borders the following municipalities: Campo (Vallemaggia) (Switzerland), Craveggia, Druogno, Malesco, Masera, Montecrestese, Toceno, Trontano, Vergeletto (Switzerland).

Demographic evolution[edit]


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

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