|Comune di Corzano|
Corzano within the Province of Brescia
Location of Corzano in Italy
|Coordinates: 45°27′N 10°1′E / 45.450°N 10.017°ECoordinates: 45°27′N 10°1′E / 45.450°N 10.017°E|
|Province / Metropolitan city||Brescia (BS)|
|Frazioni||Bargnano, Meano, Montegiardino|
|• Total||12 km2 (5 sq mi)|
|Elevation||101 m (331 ft)|
|• Density||120/km2 (300/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
The name Corzano is derived from the Roman family name Curtius. In the 15th century the Avogadro family built a castle in the village Meano, which is part of the comune. It was part of the Republic of Venice until its dissolution at the end of the 18th century.
Corzano is located at 45°26' North, 10°0' West approximately 100 metres (330 ft) above sea level. The bordering municipalities are Barbariga, Brandico, Comezzano-Cizzago, Dello, Longhena, Pompiano and Trenzano.
Corzano counts the hamlets (frazioni) of Bargnano, Meano and Montegiardino. The last one was an autonomous municipality until 1797.
Media related to Corzano at Wikimedia Commons
- (Italian) Corzano official website