Frigento

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Frigento
Comune
Comune di Frigento
Frigento is located in Italy
Frigento
Frigento
Location of Frigento in Italy
Coordinates: 41°0′44″N 15°6′2″E / 41.01222°N 15.10056°E / 41.01222; 15.10056Coordinates: 41°0′44″N 15°6′2″E / 41.01222°N 15.10056°E / 41.01222; 15.10056
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Avellino (AV)
Frazioni Pila ai Piani
Area
 • Total 37.75 km2 (14.58 sq mi)
Elevation 911 m (2,989 ft)
Population (1 May 2009)[1]
 • Total 4,068
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Demonym Frigentini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 83040
Dialing code 0825
Patron saint San Marciano
Saint day 14 June
Website Official website

Frigento is a town and comune in the province of Avellino, Campania, Italy. It is situated in the Ansanto valley. Its population counts about 4,100 inhabitants spread over an area of 37.75 square kilometres (14.58 sq mi). It borders the municipalities of Carife, Flumeri, Gesualdo, Grottaminarda, Guardia Lombardi, Rocca San Felice, Sturno, y Villamaina. Its name derives from the Latin word frequentia.

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  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat); Dati - Popolazione residente all'1/5/2009

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