Comune di Sorisole


Location of Sorisole in Italy

Coordinates: 45°44′N 9°40′E / 45.733°N 9.667°E / 45.733; 9.667Coordinates: 45°44′N 9°40′E / 45.733°N 9.667°E / 45.733; 9.667
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Bergamo (BG)
Frazioni Petosino, Azzonica
  Total 12.3 km2 (4.7 sq mi)
Elevation 415 m (1,362 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
  Total 8,507
  Density 690/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Sorisolesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 24010
Dialing code 035

Sorisole is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Bergamo in the Italian region of Lombardy, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) northeast of Milan and about 4 kilometres (2 mi) north of Bergamo. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 8,507 and an area of 12.3 square kilometres (4.7 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Sorisole contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Petosino and Azzonica.

Sorisole borders the following municipalities: Almè, Bergamo, Paladina, Ponteranica, Sedrina, Villa d'Almè, Zogno.Part of Sorisole's territory is part of Parco dei Colli di Bergamo and is crossed by river Quisa.

Demographic evolution


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