Gorla Maggiore

Gorla Maggiore
Comune di Gorla Maggiore
Gorla Maggiore

Location of Gorla Maggiore in Italy

Coordinates: 45°40′N 8°53′E / 45.667°N 8.883°E / 45.667; 8.883Coordinates: 45°40′N 8°53′E / 45.667°N 8.883°E / 45.667; 8.883
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Varese (VA)
  Total 5.16 km2 (1.99 sq mi)
Elevation 254 m (833 ft)
Population (Dec. 2010)
  Total 5,097
  Density 990/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Gorlesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 21050
Dialing code 0331
Patron saint Santa Maria Assunta
Saint day 15 of august
Website Official website

Gorla Maggiore is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Varese in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 30 kilometres (19 mi) northwest of Milan and about 15 kilometres (9 mi) southeast of Varese. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 5,001 and an area of 5.3 square kilometres (2.0 sq mi).[1]

Gorla Maggiore borders the following municipalities: Carbonate, Fagnano Olona, Gorla Minore, Locate Varesino, Mozzate, Solbiate Olona.

Population history


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

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