Gallo Matese

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Gallo Matese
Comune
Comune di Gallo Matese
Gallo Matese is located in Italy
Gallo Matese
Gallo Matese
Location of Gallo Matese in Italy
Coordinates: 41°28′N 14°13′E / 41.467°N 14.217°E / 41.467; 14.217Coordinates: 41°28′N 14°13′E / 41.467°N 14.217°E / 41.467; 14.217
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Caserta (CE)
Frazioni Vallelunga
Government
 • Mayor Francesco Confreda
Area
 • Total 30.9 km2 (11.9 sq mi)
Elevation 875 m (2,871 ft)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 761
 • Density 25/km2 (64/sq mi)
Demonym Gallesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 81010
Dialing code 0823
Patron saint St. Anthony
Saint day June 13
Website Official website

Gallo Matese is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Caserta in the Italian region Campania, located in a valley near the Matese Apennines chain and the boundary with Molise, about 70 km north of Naples and about 45 km north of Caserta. Its territory is also home of an artificial lake with the same name. The territory is mostly mountainous.

The town was one of the few settled by a small Bulgar horde in the 7th century.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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