Tortorella

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Tortorella
Comune
Comune di Tortorella
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Tortorella within the Province of Salerno
Tortorella within the Province of Salerno
Tortorella is located in Italy
Tortorella
Tortorella
Location of Tortorella in Italy
Coordinates: 40°8′33.61″N 15°36′23.47″E / 40.1426694°N 15.6065194°E / 40.1426694; 15.6065194Coordinates: 40°8′33.61″N 15°36′23.47″E / 40.1426694°N 15.6065194°E / 40.1426694; 15.6065194
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Province of Salerno (SA)
Frazioni Caselle
Area
 • Total 49 km2 (19 sq mi)
Elevation 582 m (1,909 ft)
Population (31 December 2011)[1]
 • Total 563
 • Density 11/km2 (30/sq mi)
Demonym Tortorellesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 84030
Dialing code 0973
Patron saint Saint Vitus
Saint day 15 June
Website Official website

Tortorella is a town and comune of the province of Salerno, Campania, in south-western Italy. As of 2011 its population was of 563.[1]

Geography[edit]

Located in southern Cilento, 11 km far from the Cilentan Coast, Tortorella is a hill town located in the middle of a large forest area part of Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park. Nearest settlements are Casaletto Spartano and Battaglia.

The bordering municipalities are Casaletto Spartano, Morigerati, Santa Marina, Sapri, Torraca, Vibonati and Rivello (PZ), this one in Basilicata region. The only hamlet (frazione) is the village of Caselle.

Demographics[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b (Italian) Source: Istat 2011

External links[edit]

Media related to Tortorella at Wikimedia Commons