This article is about the municipality in Italy. For the town in New South Wales, Australia, see Candelo, New South Wales.
Comune di Candelo

Coat of arms

Location of Candelo in Italy

Coordinates: 45°33′N 8°7′E / 45.550°N 8.117°E / 45.550; 8.117
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province / Metropolitan city Biella (BI)
  Mayor Giovanni Chilà
  Total 15.1 km2 (5.8 sq mi)
Elevation 340 m (1,120 ft)
Population (30 September 2010)[1]
  Total 8,060
  Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Candelesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 13878
Dialing code 015
Website Official website

Candelo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Biella in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) northeast of Turin and about 4 kilometres (2 mi) southeast of Biella.

Candelo borders the following municipalities: Benna, Biella, Cossato, Gaglianico, Valdengo, Verrone, Vigliano Biellese.

Main sights


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

External links

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