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Calcinate (Bergamasque: Calsinàt) is a town and comune in the province of Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy. Its economy is mostly based on industry.[citation needed]

Calcinate
Comune di Calcinate
Calcinate
Calcinate
Coat of arms of Calcinate
Coat of arms
Location of Calcinate
Calcinate is located in Italy
Calcinate
Calcinate
Location of Calcinate in Italy
Calcinate is located in Lombardy
Calcinate
Calcinate
Calcinate (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°37′N 9°48′E / 45.617°N 9.800°E / 45.617; 9.800Coordinates: 45°37′N 9°48′E / 45.617°N 9.800°E / 45.617; 9.800
CountryItaly
RegionLombardy
ProvinceBergamo (BG)
Government
 • MayorFlaminio Tisi
Area
 • Total14 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation
186 m (610 ft)
Population
 (Dec. 2004)[3]
 • Total5,273
 • Density380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Calcinatesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
24050
Dialing code035
Patron saintSts. Peter and Paul
Saint dayJune 29

HistoryEdit

The origin of the town are Gaulish and Roman, though it is first mentioned in a document from 1148. It was conquered by the Republic of Venice in the 15th century, and remained to it until 1797. In that period it became a flourishing agricultural centre.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.