Province o Bergamo

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Province o Bergamo
Province
Map heichlichtin the location o the province o Bergamo in Italy
Kintra Banner o Italy Italy
Region Banner o Lombardy Lombardy
Caipital(s) Bergamo
Comuni 244
Government
 • Preses Ettore Pietro Pirovano
Area
 • Total 2,722.86 km2 (1,051.30 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 1,107,571
 • Density 410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 24000-24100
Telephone prefix 035, 0345, 0346, 0363, 02, 030
Vehicle registration BG
ISTAT 016

The Province of Bergamo (Italian: Provincia di Bergamo) is a province in the Lombardy region o Italy. It haes a population o 1,098,740 (2010), an aurie o 2,722.86 square km, an contains 244 comuni (singular: comune). Its caipital is the ceety o Bergamo.

It borders the province o Sondrio tae the north, the province o Brescia tae the east, the province o Cremona tae the sooth an the provinces o Milan, Monza an Brianza an Lecco tae the wast. The northren part is made up o the Orobian Alps wi the heichest point at 3,052 m (Mt. Coca). Its glens include Val Seriana an Brembana. The soothren pairt is mainly made up o flatlands.

Its rivers include the Serio, the Brembo an the Adda at the soothwastren boondary.

In the east, Lake Iseo forms its boondary which the Oglio fae the Camonica flows through. Minerals are foond in the aurie o Trescore Balneario an San Pellegrino (the source o the mineral watter o the same name) an ither places.

As o 31 December 2011 , the main municipality auries (comuni) bi population are:

Sunrise at Bergamo auld toun
Pos. Ceety Population
(ab)
Surface
(km²)
Densitie
(ab/km²)
Altitude
(mslm)
Bergamo[1] 121.316 39,6 3064 249
Treviglio 29.334 31,54 930 125
Seriate[2] 25.036 12,41 2017 247
Dalmine 23.237 11,6 2003 207
Romano di Lombardia 19.472 18,03 1080 120
Albino 18.232 31,32 582 342
Caravaggio 16.258 32,81 496 111
Alzano Lombardo 13.821 13,43 1029 304
Stezzano 12.999 9,25 1405 211
10° Osio Sotto 12.083 7,45 1622 182

Agricultur[eedit | eedit soorce]

The law lyin auries are rich in pasturs alang wi corn, wine, grain, rice an flax that are cultivatit. Huntin is common. Vera common is the breedin o poultry an aw, pigs wi modren techniques, an the traditional sheep herdin.

Industrie[eedit | eedit soorce]

The province o Bergamo economy is based on SMEs, so it is no easy tae speak o main activities as vera variet products are made. The main hivy industries o the province o Bergamo are mineral processin, especially iron, concrete an marble. There is a lairge tractor plant, in Treviglio, an a lairge pipe plant, in Dalmine Silks, metallurgical products an clothin are common an aw. Bergamo masons an assemblers are vera famous for their ability an dedication tae wirk.

Demografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

As the end o 2006 the province o Bergamo host 92.000 immigrants frae kintras ootside the European Union (less than 10% o the total population).

Aboot 15.000 o them came frae Bolivie, especially the ceety o Cochabamba, due tae the strang relations o the Roman Catholic Diocese o Bergamo an the Airchdiocese o Cochabamba.[3] Maist o Bolivies reside in the toun o Bergamo.

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