Celle di Bulgheria

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Celle di Bulgheria
Comune
Comune di Celle di Bulgheria
Panorama from the mount Bulgheria
Panorama from the mount Bulgheria
Celle within the Province of Salerno
Celle within the Province of Salerno
Celle di Bulgheria is located in Italy
Celle di Bulgheria
Celle di Bulgheria
Location of Celle di Bulgheria in Italy
Coordinates: 40°06′N 15°24′E / 40.100°N 15.400°E / 40.100; 15.400Coordinates: 40°06′N 15°24′E / 40.100°N 15.400°E / 40.100; 15.400
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Salerno (SA)
Frazioni Poderia
Area
 • Total 31 km2 (12 sq mi)
Elevation 234 m (768 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 1,934
 • Density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Demonym Cellesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 84040
Dialing code 0974
Patron saint Madonna della Neve
Saint day 5 August
Website Official website

Celle di Bulgheria is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-western Italy. As of 2011 its population was of 1,934.[1]

History[edit]

The town was named after the Bulgars who settled here in the early Middle Ages.[citation needed]

Geography[edit]

Celle Bulgheria is located in Southern Cilento, near the mount Bulgheria, and borders with the municipalities of Camerota, Centola, Laurito, Montano Antilia and Roccagloriosa. Its hamlet (frazione) is the nearby village of Poderia.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b (Italian) Source: Istat 2011

External links[edit]

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