Saviano

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Saviano
Comune
Comune di Saviano
Saviano is located in Italy
Saviano
Saviano
Location of Saviano in Italy
Coordinates: 40°55′N 14°31′E / 40.917°N 14.517°E / 40.917; 14.517Coordinates: 40°55′N 14°31′E / 40.917°N 14.517°E / 40.917; 14.517
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Naples (NA)
Frazioni Cerreto - Aliperti, Capocaccia, Fressuriello, Sant'Erasmo, Tommasoni
Government
 • Mayor Carmine Sommese
Area
 • Total 13.8 km2 (5.3 sq mi)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 15,114
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Demonym Savianesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 80039
Dialing code 081

Saviano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Naples in the Italian region Campania, located about 25 km northeast of Naples. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 15,114 and an area of 13.8 km².[1]

Geography[edit]

Saviano borders the following municipalities: Nola, San Vitaliano, Scisciano, Somma Vesuviana.

History[edit]

The commune was created in 1867 through the merger of the former Sirico (thenceforth called Saviano) with Sant'Erasmo. It was part of the Terra di Lavoro province until 1927.

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

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