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San Mauro Cilento

San Mauro Cilento
Comune
Comune di San Mauro Cilento
San Mauro church in Casalsottano
San Mauro church in Casalsottano
San Mauro Cilento within the Province of Salerno
San Mauro Cilento within the Province of Salerno
San Mauro Cilento is located in Italy
San Mauro Cilento
San Mauro Cilento
Location of San Mauro Cilento in Italy
Coordinates:
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Salerno (SA)
Frazioni Casalsottano, Mezzatorre
Government
 • Mayor Sabato Di Gregorio (since june 2004)
Area
 • Total 15 km2 (6 sq mi)
Elevation 560 m (1,840 ft)
Population (2010-12-31)[1]
 • Total 982
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Sanmauresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 84070
Dialing code 0974
Patron saint St. Mauro
Saint day July 11
Website Official website

San Mauro Cilento is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-western Italy. In 2010 its population was 982.[1]

Contents

  • Geography 1
  • Demographics 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Geography

San Mauro (also named Casalsoprano or Casal Soprano, i. e. Upper Farmhouse)[2] is located on a hillside in Cilento, near Stella mountain. Its municipal territory, extended on the coast, borders with Montecorice, Pollica, Serramezzana and Sessa Cilento. Its hamlets (frazioni) are:

  • Casalsottano (or Casal Sottano, i. e. Lower Farmhouse --)[2] is a medieval rural hill village few km from San Mauro Cilento. The village is 465 amsl and its population is of 463.[3]
  • Mezzatorre (i.e. Half Tower --) is a village on the Cilentan Coast between Agnone Cilento and Acciaroli. The locality, that counts some sea resorts, is 32 amsl and its population is of 39.[4]

Demographics

See also

References

  1. ^ a b (Italian) Source: Istat 2010
  2. ^ a b See wiktionary:en:casale
  3. ^ (Italian) Casalsottano on italiaindettaglio.it
  4. ^ (Italian) Mezzatorre on italiaindettaglio.it

External links

Media related to San Mauro Cilento at Wikimedia Commons

  • (Italian) San Mauro Cilento official website
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