Noicattaro

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Noicàttaro
Comune
Comune di Noicàttaro
Mother Church.
Mother Church.
Coat of arms of Noicàttaro
Coat of arms
Noicàttaro is located in Italy
Noicàttaro
Noicàttaro
Location of Noicàttaro in Italy
Coordinates: 41°2′N 16°59′E / 41.033°N 16.983°E / 41.033; 16.983
Country Italy
Region Apulia
Province Bari (BA)
Frazioni Parchitello, Scizzo, Città Giardino, Borgo Regina, Le Marine, Poggioallegro, Poggetto
Government
 • Mayor Giovanni Dipierro
Area
 • Total 41 km2 (16 sq mi)
Elevation 99 m (325 ft)
Population (30 November 2008)[1]
 • Total 25,433
 • Density 620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Demonym Nojani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 70016
Dialing code 080-478 or 479
Patron saint Madonna del Carmine
Saint day Sunday after 16 July
Website Official website

Noicattaro (known as Noja until 1862) is a town and comune in the province of Bari, Puglia, Italy.

The Mother Church (Chiesa Madre) dates to the 12th-13th centuries and is built in Apulian-Romanesque style. The town is also home to several Baroque churches, such as the Chiesa del Carmine and Madonna della Lama.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Istat, bilancio demografico anno 2008". Istat. Retrieved 2009-06-21.