Graglia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Biella in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 60 kilometres (37 mi) northeast of Turin and about 7 kilometres (4 mi) southwest of Biella.

Graglia
Comune di Graglia
Panorama from Alpe Amburnero
Panorama from Alpe Amburnero
Coat of arms of Graglia
Location of Graglia
Graglia is located in Italy
Graglia
Graglia
Location of Graglia in Italy
Graglia is located in Piedmont
Graglia
Graglia
Graglia (Piedmont)
Coordinates: 45°33′N 7°59′E / 45.550°N 7.983°E / 45.550; 7.983Coordinates: 45°33′N 7°59′E / 45.550°N 7.983°E / 45.550; 7.983
CountryItaly
RegionPiedmont
ProvinceBiella (BI)
Government
 • MayorElena Rocchi
Area
 • Total20.3 km2 (7.8 sq mi)
Elevation
596 m (1,955 ft)
Population
 (31 August 2017)[2]
 • Total1,504
 • Density74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Gragliesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
13050
Dialing code015
WebsiteOfficial website

The communal territory includes the Mombarone peak and the Lake Ingagna. It is home to the Sacro Monte di Graglia sanctuary.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.