Comune di Ailoche

Location of Ailoche in Italy

Coordinates: 45°41′N 8°0′E / 45.683°N 8.000°E / 45.683; 8.000Coordinates: 45°41′N 8°0′E / 45.683°N 8.000°E / 45.683; 8.000
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Biella (BI)
Frazioni Ailoche, Giunchio, Peiro, Ponte Strona, Piasca, Venarolo
  Total 10.3 km2 (4.0 sq mi)
Elevation 569 m (1,867 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
  Total 321
  Density 31/km2 (81/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Ailochesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 13010
Dialing code 015

Ailoche is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Biella in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 70 kilometres (43 mi) northeast of Turin and about 14 kilometres (9 mi) northwest of Biella. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 321 and an area of 10.3 square kilometres (4.0 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Ailoche contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Ailoche, Giunchio, Peiro, Ponte Strona, Piasca, and Venarolo.

Ailoche borders the following municipalities: Caprile, Coggiola, Crevacuore, Guardabosone, Postua. Of note is the Santuario della Brugarola.

Demographic evolution


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