Capriana

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Capriana
Comune
Comune di Capriana
Capriana is located in Italy
Capriana
Capriana
Location of Capriana in Italy
Coordinates: 46°16′N 11°20′E / 46.267°N 11.333°E / 46.267; 11.333Coordinates: 46°16′N 11°20′E / 46.267°N 11.333°E / 46.267; 11.333
Country Italy
Region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol
Province / Metropolitan city Trentino (TN)
Frazioni Carbonare, Maso Bait, Maso Doss and Maso Lio
Area
 • Total 13.0 km2 (5.0 sq mi)
Elevation 1,007 m (3,304 ft)
Population (31 December 2004)[1]
 • Total 589
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 38030
Dialing code 0462
Patron saint St. Bartholomew
Saint day August 24

Capriana (German: Kaferlan) is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located about 30 kilometres (19 mi) northeast of Trento.

Capriana borders the following municipalities: Montan, Truden, Altrei, Salorno, Valfloriana, Grauno, and Sover.

Capriana is the birthplace of the mystic and Servant of God Maria Domenica Lazzeri.[2]

Demographic evolution[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
  2. ^ Guido Sommavilla Maria Domenica Lazzeri San Paolo Press 1996 ISBN 88-215-3146-5