|Comune di Montano Antilia|
Montano Antilia within the Province of Salerno
|Province / Metropolitan city||Salerno (SA)|
|• Mayor||Alberto Del Gaudio|
|• Total||33.4 km2 (12.9 sq mi)|
|Elevation||700 m (2,300 ft)|
|Population (31 December 2010)|
|• Density||60/km2 (160/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Patron saint||St. Sebastian|
|Saint day||20 January|
Originally known as "Montagna" and after "Montana", it was founded on the ruins of an Ancient Greek settlement. It was a casale (i.e. "farmhouse") belonging to Cuccaro Vetere, first mentioned in a population census of the 16th century.
Montano Antilia is located in southern Cilento, is part of its national park and borders with the municipalities of Celle di Bulgheria, Centola, Futani, Laurito, Novi Velia, Rofrano and San Mauro la Bruca. Its hamlets (frazioni) are the villages of Abatemarco (pop.: 309) and Massicelle (pop.: 529).
Media related to Montano Antilia at Wikimedia Commons
- (Italian) Montano Antilia official website