Oliveto Lucano

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Oliveto Lucano
Comune di Oliveto Lucano
Coat of arms of Oliveto Lucano
Coat of arms
Oliveto Lucano is located in Italy
Oliveto Lucano
Oliveto Lucano
Location of Oliveto Lucano in Italy
Coordinates: 40°32′N 16°11′E / 40.533°N 16.183°E / 40.533; 16.183
Country Italy
Region Basilicata
Province / Metropolitan city Matera (MT)
 • Mayor Cipriano Garofalo
 • Total 31.19 km2 (12.04 sq mi)
Elevation 546 m (1,791 ft)
Population (December 2008)[1]
 • Total 530
 • Density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Olivetesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 75010
Dialing code 0835
Patron saint St. Cyprianus
Saint day 12 August
Website Official website

Oliveto Lucano is a town and comune in the province of Matera, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. His mayor is Michelangelo Pistolone Lauria. Famous city known for the Maggio, a tipical holiday dedicated to San Giacomo Lorusso.


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