From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Marina di Ascea)
Jump to: navigation, search
Comune di Ascea
Marina di Ascea.
Marina di Ascea.
Coat of arms of Ascea
Coat of arms
Ascea is located in Italy
Location of Ascea in Italy
Coordinates: 40°09′N 15°11′E / 40.150°N 15.183°E / 40.150; 15.183
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province / Metropolitan city Salerno
Frazioni Baronia, Catona, Mandia, Marina di Ascea, Salice, Stampella, Terradura, Velia
 • Mayor Mario Rizzo
 • Total 37 km2 (14 sq mi)
Elevation 225 m (738 ft)
Population (1 January 2011)[1]
 • Total 5,830
 • Density 160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Asceoti
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 84046
Dialing code 0974
Patron saint St. Nicholas of Bari
Website Official website

Ascea is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of southwestern Italy. In the communal territory are the Greek ruins of Velia. It is part of the Cilento traditional area and the maritime touristic part of the municipality is the Marina di Ascea. The town is located on the beach and is popular with European tourists in the summer months.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

External links[edit]