Gorla Minore

Gorla Minore
Comune di Gorla Minore
Gorla Minore

Location of Gorla Minore in Italy

Coordinates: 45°38′N 8°54′E / 45.633°N 8.900°E / 45.633; 8.900Coordinates: 45°38′N 8°54′E / 45.633°N 8.900°E / 45.633; 8.900
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Varese (VA)
Frazioni Prospiano
  Total 7.7 km2 (3.0 sq mi)
Elevation 237 m (778 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
  Total 7,894
  Density 1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Gorlesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 21055
Dialing code 0331
Website Official website

Gorla Minore 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 7,894 and an area of 7.7 square kilometres (3.0 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Gorla Minore contains the frazione (subdivision) Prospiano.

Gorla Minore borders the following municipalities: Cislago, Gorla Maggiore, Marnate, Mozzate, Olgiate Olona, Rescaldina, Solbiate Olona.

Between boundaries of Marnate and Olgiate Olona is located a military monument of II World War called Marnate's Bunker.

Demographic evolution


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

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