Roccadaspide

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Roccadaspide
Comune
Comune di Roccadaspidea
The castle of Roccadaspide
The castle of Roccadaspide
Roccadaspide within the Province of Salerno
Roccadaspide within the Province of Salerno
Roccadaspide is located in Italy
Roccadaspide
Roccadaspide
Location of Roccadaspide in Italy
Coordinates: 40°26′N 15°11′E / 40.433°N 15.183°E / 40.433; 15.183Coordinates: 40°26′N 15°11′E / 40.433°N 15.183°E / 40.433; 15.183
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Salerno (SA)
Frazioni Carretiello, Cavalli, Doglie, Ecoli, Fonte, Serra, Seude, Tempalta
Government
 • Mayor Girolamo Auricchio (since May 2006)
Area
 • Total 64 km2 (25 sq mi)
Elevation 340 m (1,120 ft)
Population (May 31, 2008)
 • Total 7,506
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Demonym Rocchesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 84069
Dialing code 0828
Patron saint St. Symphorosa
Saint day July 18
Website Official website

Roccadaspide is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-western Italy.

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Geography[edit]

The town is located in the north-west side of Cilento, not too far from Paestum and in the Calore River Valley.

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External links[edit]

Media related to Roccadaspide at Wikimedia Commons