Capaccio

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San Vito church
Capaccio
Comune
Comune di Capaccio
Capaccio is located in Italy
Capaccio
Capaccio
Location of Capaccio in Italy
Coordinates: 40°25′N 15°5′E / 40.417°N 15.083°E / 40.417; 15.083Coordinates: 40°25′N 15°5′E / 40.417°N 15.083°E / 40.417; 15.083
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Salerno (SA)
Frazioni Paestum, Borgo Nuovo, Capaccio Scalo, Cafasso, Chiorbo, Foce Sele,Gaiarda, Gromola, Laura, Licinella, Linora, Ponte Barizzo, Rettifilo-Vannulo, Spinazzo, S. Venere, Tempa di Lepre,Torre di Mare, Tempa San Paolo, Vuccolo Maiorano
Government
 • Mayor Italo Voza
Area
 • Total 112 km2 (43 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2004)
 • Total 20,934
 • Density 190/km2 (480/sq mi)
Demonym Capaccesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 84047 (Capoluogo), 84040 (Capaccio Scalo), 84050 (Laura -Gromola), 84063 ( Paestum), 84060 (Ponte Barizzo)
Dialing code 0828
Patron saint San Vito
Saint day 15 June
Website Official website

Capaccio (officially also named Capaccio-Paestum) is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-western Italy. The ruins of the ancient city of Paestum lie within borders of the comune.

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See also: Paestum

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Aereo The nearest Airport is Salerno-Pontecagnano (QSR), is 35 km from Capaccio.

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