Pimonte

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Not to be confused with the Italian region of Piedmont (it.: Piemonte).
Pimonte
Comune
Comune di Pimonte
Panorama Pimonte.jpg
Pimonte is located in Italy
Pimonte
Pimonte
Location of Pimonte in Italy
Coordinates: 40°40′N 14°31′E / 40.667°N 14.517°E / 40.667; 14.517Coordinates: 40°40′N 14°31′E / 40.667°N 14.517°E / 40.667; 14.517
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Naples (NA)
Frazioni Centro,[1] Franche, Piazza, Tralia
Government
 • Mayor Michele Palummo
Area
 • Total 12.5 km2 (4.8 sq mi)
Elevation 406 m (1,332 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 5,946
 • Density 480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym Pimontesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 80050
Dialing code 081

Pimonte is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Naples in the Italian region Campania, located about 30 km southeast of Naples. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 5,946 and an area of 12.5 km².[2]

Geography[edit]

The municipality of Pimonte, located in Sorrento Peninsula, contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Centro, Franche, Piazza and Tralia. Centro, meaning center and also known as Pimonte proper, is te municipal seat.

Pimonte borders the following municipalities: Agerola, Castellammare di Stabia, Gragnano, Positano, Scala and Vico Equense.

Demographics[edit]

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]

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