8th municipality of Naples

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Eighth Municipality of Naples
Municipalità 8
Ottava Municipalità
Borough
Location within Naples
Location within Naples
Country  Italy
Municipality Naples
Established 2005
Seat Viale Resistenza, comp. 12
Government
 • President Carmine Malinconico
 • Vice President Nicola Tortella
Area
 • Total 17.45 km2 (6.74 sq mi)
Population (2007)
 • Total 92,616
 • Density 5,300/km2 (14,000/sq mi)
Website M8 on Naples site

The Eighth Municipality (In Italian: Ottava Municipalità or Municipalità 8) is one of the ten boroughs in which the Italian city of Naples is divided.[1]

Geography[edit]

The municipality represents the northernmost suburb of the city and borders with Arzano, Casandrino, Melito di Napoli, Mugnano di Napoli and Marano di Napoli.

Its territory includes the zone of Marianella and Santa Croce.

Administrative division[edit]

The Eighth Municipality is divided into 3 quarters:

Quarter Population Area (km²)
Chiaiano
23,045
9.67
Piscinola
28,221
3.55
Scampìa
41,350
4.23
Total
92,616
17.45

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Coordinates: 40°53′34″N 14°14′16″E / 40.89278°N 14.23778°E / 40.89278; 14.23778