Sessa Cilento

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Sessa Cilento
Comune
Comune di Sessa Cilento
Coppola Palace in the village of Valle
Coppola Palace in the village of Valle
Coat of arms of Sessa Cilento
Coat of arms
Sessa Cilento within the Province of Salerno
Sessa Cilento within the Province of Salerno
Sessa Cilento is located in Italy
Sessa Cilento
Sessa Cilento
Location of Sessa Cilento in Italy
Coordinates: 40°16′N 15°5′E / 40.267°N 15.083°E / 40.267; 15.083
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Salerno (SA)
Frazioni Casigliano, Castagneta, Felitto Piano, San Mango Cilento, Santa Lucia, Valle
Government
 • Mayor Aldo Niglio
Area
 • Total 18 km2 (7 sq mi)
Elevation 550 m (1,800 ft)
Population (1 March 2010)[1]
 • Total 1,399
 • Density 78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Demonym Sessesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 84074
Dialing code 0974
Patron saint St. Stephen
Saint day 3 August

Sessa Cilento (from Greek Σύεσσα - Syessa) is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-western Italy.

Geography[edit]

Sessa Cilento is located in Cilento and in its National Park. borders with the municipalities of Lustra, Omignano, Perdifumo, Pollica, San Mauro Cilento, Serramezzana and Stella Cilento.

The municipality counts the frazioni of Casigliano, Castagneta, Felitto Piano, San Mango Cilento, Santa Lucia and Valle.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat); Dati - Popolazione residente all'1/4/2009

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External links[edit]

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