For the surname, see Bosio (surname).
Comune di Bosio

Coat of arms

Location of Bosio in Italy

Coordinates: 44°38′N 8°47′E / 44.633°N 8.783°E / 44.633; 8.783
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province / Metropolitan city Alessandria (AL)
Frazioni Capanne di Marcarolo, Costa San Stefano, Maietto, Mogreto, Serra, Spessa, Val Pagani
  Mayor Marco Ratti
  Total 66.9 km2 (25.8 sq mi)
Elevation 358 m (1,175 ft)
Population (31 December 2006[1])
  Total 1,190
  Density 18/km2 (46/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Bosiesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 15060
Dialing code 0143

Bosio is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Alessandria in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 100 kilometres (62 mi) southeast of Turin and about 35 kilometres (22 mi) southeast of Alessandria.

Bosio borders the following municipalities: Campo Ligure, Campomorone, Casaleggio Boiro, Ceranesi, Gavi, Genoa, Lerma, Masone, Mele, Mornese, Parodi Ligure, Rossiglione, Tagliolo Monferrato, and Voltaggio.


The nearest point to the Ligurian sea of Piedmont lies in Bosio, on Monte Biscia Mora, where the sea is just 8 km away from it, although there is not a road directly connecting these locations.

See also


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

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