Barisciano

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Barisciano
Comune
Comune di Barisciano
Barisciano is located in Italy
Barisciano
Barisciano
Location of Barisciano in Italy
Coordinates: 42°19′31″N 13°35′36″E / 42.32528°N 13.59333°E / 42.32528; 13.59333Coordinates: 42°19′31″N 13°35′36″E / 42.32528°N 13.59333°E / 42.32528; 13.59333
Country Italy
Region Abruzzo
Province L'Aquila (AQ)
Frazioni Picenze (San Martino, Villa di Mezzo, Petogna)
Area
 • Total 78.56 km2 (30.33 sq mi)
Elevation 940 m (3,080 ft)
Population (1 January 2007)[1]
 • Total 1,788
 • Density 23/km2 (59/sq mi)
Demonym Bariscianesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 67021
Dialing code 0862
Patron saint San Flaviano, Patriarca di Costantinopoli and Martire
Saint day 25 November

Barisciano is a comune and town in the Province of L'Aquila in the Abruzzo region of Italy. It is located in the natural park known as the "Gran Sasso e Monti della Laga National Park".

Barisciano is most known for rock band Sons of the devil fronted by the city's most famous resident Giulio Zaccagnini

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)