Canosa Sannita

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Canosa Sannita
Comune di Canosa Sannita
Coat of arms of Canosa Sannita
Coat of arms
Canosa Sannita is located in Italy
Canosa Sannita
Canosa Sannita
Location of Canosa Sannita in Italy
Coordinates: 42°18′N 14°18′E / 42.300°N 14.300°E / 42.300; 14.300
Country Italy
Region Abruzzo
Province / Metropolitan city Chieti (CH)
Frazioni Villa Moggio, Santa Maria d'Orni
 • Mayor Lorenzo Di Sario
 • Total 14.10 km2 (5.44 sq mi)
Elevation 231 m (758 ft)
Population (1 January 2007)[1]
 • Total 1,480
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Canosini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 66010
Dialing code 0871
Patron saint Saints Philip and James
Saint day 1 May

Canosa Sannita (Italian pronunciation: [kaˈnoːza sanˈniːta]) is a comune and town in the province of Chieti, Abruzzo, central Italy.

Economy is mostly based on agriculture (wine, olive oil, fruit). Craftmanship and summer tourism are also active.

See also[edit]


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