Casalincontrada

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Casalincontrada
Comune
Comune di Casalincontrada
Coat of arms of Casalincontrada
Coat of arms
Casalincontrada is located in Italy
Casalincontrada
Casalincontrada
Location of Casalincontrada in Italy
Coordinates: 42°18′N 14°8′E / 42.300°N 14.133°E / 42.300; 14.133
Country Italy
Region Abruzzo
Province Chieti (CH)
Frazioni Aceto, Adriani, Ambrosetti, Brecciarola, Colle Petrano, Coppelli, Fellonice, Fontanelle, Iconicella, Malandra Nuova, Malandra Vecchia, San Lorenzo-Croce Della Madonna, San Marco, Sciabolone, Scrocchetti
Government
 • Mayor Concetta Di Luzio
Area
 • Total 15 km2 (6 sq mi)
Elevation 333 m (1,093 ft)
Population (1 January 2007)[1]
 • Total 3,053
 • Density 200/km2 (530/sq mi)
Demonym Casalesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 66012
Dialing code 0871
Website Official website

Casalincontrada is a comune and town in the province of Chieti in the Abruzzo region of central Italy.

It was founded in the 13th century by Frederick II of Hohenstaufen.

Sights include the church of Santo Stefano protomartire (14th century, later renovated in Baroque style), the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie (16th century) and the city gate (14th century).

References[edit]

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