Carbonate, Lombardy

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Comune di Carbonate
Coat of arms of Carbonate
Coat of arms
Carbonate is located in Italy
Location of Carbonate in Italy
Coordinates: 45°40′N 8°56′E / 45.667°N 8.933°E / 45.667; 8.933Coordinates: 45°40′N 8°56′E / 45.667°N 8.933°E / 45.667; 8.933
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Province of Como (CO)
Frazioni Cascina Cipollina, Cascina Abbondanza, Moneta, La Pinetina
 • Total 5.2 km2 (2.0 sq mi)
Elevation 267 m (876 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 2,757
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Carbonatesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 22070
Dialing code 0331
Website Official website

Carbonate is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Como in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 30 kilometres (19 mi) northwest of Milan and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southwest of Como. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,757 and an area of 5.2 square kilometres (2.0 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Carbonate contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Cascina Cipollina, Cascina Abbondanza, Moneta, and La Pinetina.

Carbonate borders the following municipalities: Appiano Gentile, Gorla Maggiore, Locate Varesino, Lurago Marinone, Mozzate, Tradate.

Demographic evolution[edit]


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

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