Sturno

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Sturno
Comune
Comune di Sturno
Sturno is located in Italy
Sturno
Sturno
Location of Sturno in Italy
Coordinates: 41°1′N 15°6′E / 41.017°N 15.100°E / 41.017; 15.100Coordinates: 41°1′N 15°6′E / 41.017°N 15.100°E / 41.017; 15.100
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Avellino (AV)
Area
 • Total 16 km2 (6 sq mi)
Elevation 662 m (2,172 ft)
Population
 • Total 3,250
 • Density 200/km2 (530/sq mi)
Demonym Sturnese
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 83055
Dialing code 0825
Website Official website

Sturno is a town and comune in the province of Avellino, in the Campania region of southern Italy.

Geography[edit]

The town is bordered by Carife, Castel Baronia, Flumeri, Frigento and Rocca San Felice.

History[edit]

Sturno has been inhabited at least from the time of the Greeks in 800 BC and later became part of the Roman Empire.[citation needed]

Sturno is twinned with Glen Cove (USA).

Economy[edit]

The surrounding area is farmland under intense cultivation. The local farms are also known for breeding sheep and goats.

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