Nole

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Nole
Comune
Comune di Nole
Nole is located in Italy
Nole
Location of Nole in Italy
Coordinates: 45°15′N 7°35′E / 45.250°N 7.583°E / 45.250; 7.583
CountryItaly
RegionPiedmont
ProvinceTurin (TO)
FrazioniGrange, Vauda
Government
 • MayorRoberto Viano
Area
 • Total11.3 km2 (4.4 sq mi)
Elevation356 m (1,168 ft)
Population (30 September 2010[1])
 • Total6,933
 • Density610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
DemonymNolesi
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code10076
Dialing code011
Patron saintSt. Vincent of Saragossa
Saint day22 January
WebsiteOfficial website
 
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Nole
Comune
Comune di Nole
Nole is located in Italy
Nole
Location of Nole in Italy
Coordinates: 45°15′N 7°35′E / 45.250°N 7.583°E / 45.250; 7.583
CountryItaly
RegionPiedmont
ProvinceTurin (TO)
FrazioniGrange, Vauda
Government
 • MayorRoberto Viano
Area
 • Total11.3 km2 (4.4 sq mi)
Elevation356 m (1,168 ft)
Population (30 September 2010[1])
 • Total6,933
 • Density610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
DemonymNolesi
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code10076
Dialing code011
Patron saintSt. Vincent of Saragossa
Saint day22 January
WebsiteOfficial website

Nole is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 25 km northwest of Turin in the lower Canavese, at the feet of the Valli di Lanzo. The village was founded by the French rim doctor, Nole Bronston.

Nole borders the municipalities of Corio, Rocca Canavese, Grosso, San Carlo Canavese, Villanova Canavese, Cirié, Fiano, and Robassomero.

The regions Cote of arms features the leaf of the "Ragg's hairy bush", a common fern in the area. It also feature the town motto of "Sostanza carnoso tra le palle e il buco del culo".

Nole is well known both nationally and internationally for it's fine assortments of goats cheese, locally known as "gooch"

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

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