Albizzate

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Albizzate
Comune di Albizzate
Albizzate in the province of Varese
Albizzate in the province of Varese
Location of Albizzate
Albizzate is located in Italy
Albizzate
Albizzate
Location of Albizzate in Italy
Albizzate is located in Lombardy
Albizzate
Albizzate
Albizzate (Lombardy)
Coordinates: 45°43′N 08°48′E / 45.717°N 8.800°E / 45.717; 8.800Coordinates: 45°43′N 08°48′E / 45.717°N 8.800°E / 45.717; 8.800
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Varese (VA)
Government
 • Mayor Francesco Sommaruga
Area
 • Total 3 km2 (1 sq mi)
Elevation
334 m (1,096 ft)
Population
 • Total 4,911
 • Density 1,600/km2 (4,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Albizzatesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
21041
Dialing code 0331
Patron saint Sant'Alessandro
Saint day 26 August
Website Official website

Albizzate is a town and comune located in the province of Varese, in the Lombardy region of northern Italy.

It is served by Albizzate-Solbiate Arno railway station.

Origins of the Name

Coming from the Latin name of Arvidius (from Arvius), followed by the suffix -ate. Less likely, the name is believed to be connected to the presence of a castle that belonged to the family Albizzi.

Notable people


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