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Comune di Calcinate
Coat of arms of Calcinate
Coat of arms
Calcinate is located in Italy
Location of Calcinate in Italy
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Bergamo (BG)
 • Mayor Flaminio Tisi
 • Total 14 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation 186 m (610 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)[1]
 • Total 5,273
 • Density 380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Calcinatesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 24050
Dialing code 035
Patron saint Sts. Peter and Paul
Saint day June 29

Calcinate (Eastern Lombard: Calsinàt) is a town and comune in the province of Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy. Its economy is mostly based on industry.


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.

Main sights

  • Baroque parish church of Santa Maria Assunta and San Vittore.
  • Romanesque church of San Martino (c. 14th century).


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