Meta, Campania

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Meta
Comune
Comune di Meta
Meta (NA).jpg
Coat of arms of Meta
Coat of arms
Meta is located in Italy
Meta
Meta
Location of Meta in Italy
Coordinates: 40°38′N 14°25′E / 40.633°N 14.417°E / 40.633; 14.417
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Naples (NA)
Frazioni Alberi, Casastarita
Government
 • Mayor Paolo Trapani
Area
 • Total 2.2 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
Elevation 111 m (364 ft)
Population (31 December 2010[1])
 • Total 8,041
 • Density 3,700/km2 (9,500/sq mi)
Demonym Metesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 80062
Dialing code 081
Website Official website

Meta or Meta di Sorrento is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Naples in the Italian region Campania, located about 25 km southeast of Naples.

Meta borders the municipalities of Piano di Sorrento and Vico Equense.

Notable people from Meta di Sorrento[edit]

  • Francesco Schettino,[2] captain of the Costa Concordia on the night of her sinking in 2012.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ UK Telegrapgh's article

External links[edit]

Media related to Meta at Wikimedia Commons