San Donato di Ninea

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San Donato di Ninea
Comune
Comune di San Donato di Ninea
San Donato di Ninea is located in Italy
San Donato di Ninea
San Donato di Ninea
Location of San Donato di Ninea in Italy
Coordinates: 39°42′N 16°03′E / 39.700°N 16.050°E / 39.700; 16.050Coordinates: 39°42′N 16°03′E / 39.700°N 16.050°E / 39.700; 16.050
Country Italy
Region Calabria
Province Cosenza (CS)
Frazioni Policastrello
Area
 • Total 81 km2 (31 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 1,780
 • Density 22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Demonym Sandonatesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 87010
Dialing code 0981
Patron saint Saint Donatus of Arezzo

San Donato di Ninea (Greek: Nymphaea) is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy.

In 1602 the Spanish King Philip III, invested it as a dukedom to the Sanseverino dynasty, founded by the Princes of Bisignano and Princes of Salerno, direct descendants of the Norman Kings, First Princes of the Kingdom of Naples, powerful feudal lords who acted as real owners of the region.

San Donato is in the south of Italy.