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Italian comune
Official nameComune di Novara
ProvinceNovara (NO)
MayorAndrea Ballarè
Total Area39.8 sq mi (103 km2)
Total Population105024 (31 December 2010)
Elevation531.5 ft (162 m)
Patron saintSaint Gaudentius
Saint dayJanuary 22
Area code0321

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Novara (Nuàra in the local dialect) is the capital city of the province of Novara in the Piedmont region in northwest Italy, to the west of Milan. With c. 105,000 inhabitants, it is the second most populous city in Piedmont after Turin. It is an important crossroads for commercial traffic along the routes from Milan to Turin and from Genoa to Switzerland. Novara lies between the rivers Agogna and Terdoppio in northeastern Piedmont, 50 km from Milan and 95 km from Turin.

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