Zapponeta

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Zapponeta
Comune
Comune di Zapponeta
Zapponeta is located in Italy
Zapponeta
Zapponeta
Location of Zapponeta in Italy
Coordinates: 41°27′N 15°57′E / 41.450°N 15.950°E / 41.450; 15.950Coordinates: 41°27′N 15°57′E / 41.450°N 15.950°E / 41.450; 15.950
Country Italy
Region Puglia
Province Foggia (FG)
Government
 • Mayor Francesco D'Aluisio
Area
 • Total 40.04 km2 (15.46 sq mi)
Elevation 10 m (30 ft)
Population (December 31, 2003)[1]
 • Total 3,063
 • Density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Demonym Zapponetani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 71030
Dialing code 0884
Patron saint Madonna della Misericordia
Saint day September 12

Zapponeta is a town and comune in the province of Foggia in the Apulia region of southeast Italy. Until 1975 it was a frazione of Manfredonia.

It was founded in 1768 by baron Michele Zezza.


References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)