Latronico

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Latronico
Comune
Comune di Latronico
Latronico is located in Italy
Latronico
Latronico
Location of Latronico in Italy
Coordinates: 40°5′N 16°1′E / 40.083°N 16.017°E / 40.083; 16.017Coordinates: 40°5′N 16°1′E / 40.083°N 16.017°E / 40.083; 16.017
Country Italy
Province Potenza (PZ)
Frazioni Agromonte Magnano, Agromonte Mileo, Battista, Calda, Cerri, Fraccia-Laghi, Iannazzo, Ischitelli, Lucarelli, Mastroluca, Masullo, Pargo, Pantoni, Papaleo, Perosa, Perricchio, Preti, Procoio, Serrone, Varrazzo
Area
 • Total 75 km2 (29 sq mi)
Elevation 888 m (2,913 ft)
Population (December 2008)[1]
 • Total 4,906
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Demonym Latronichesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 85043
Dialing code 0973
Patron saint Sant'Egidio
Saint day 1 September
Website Official website

Latronico is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. Due to its high elevation (measured 888 meters) it is much cooler, even in summer, than the larger cities along the coasts.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)
  2. ^ http://www.weatherbase.com/weather/weather.php3?s=163160