Altino, Abruzzo

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This article is about the modern city. For the old Roman town, see Altinum. For the voice type, see Tenor altino.
Altino
Comune
Comune di Altino
Veduta di Altino (CH).JPG
Coat of arms of Altino
Coat of arms
Altino is located in Italy
Altino
Altino
Location of Altino in Italy
Coordinates: 42°6′N 14°20′E / 42.100°N 14.333°E / 42.100; 14.333Coordinates: 42°6′N 14°20′E / 42.100°N 14.333°E / 42.100; 14.333
Country Italy
Region Abruzzo
Province Chieti (CH)
Frazioni Briccioli, Colli, Sant'Angelo, Scosse, Selva
Government
 • Mayor Angiolino D'Orazio
Area
 • Total 15 km2 (6 sq mi)
Elevation 345 m (1,132 ft)
Population (1 January 2007)
 • Total 2,674
 • Density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Demonym Altinesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 66040
Dialing code 0872
Saint day 4 September
Website Official website

Altino is a comune and town in the Province of Chieti in the Abruzzo region of Italy. It is located on an impressive rock spur commanding the valley of the Aventino river. The valley is richly cultivated with orchards, fruit, grapes and olives.

The town originated in medieval times. The main sight is the church of Madonna delle Grazie, which has traces of frescoes from 1355.