San Giuseppe Vesuviano

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San Giuseppe Vesuviano
Metropolitan City of Naples
Sanctuary of San Giuseppe Vesuviano.jpg
San Giuseppe Vesuviano is located in Italy
San Giuseppe Vesuviano
San Giuseppe Vesuviano
Location of San Giuseppe Vesuviano in Italy
Coordinates: 40°50′N 14°30′E / 40.833°N 14.500°E / 40.833; 14.500Coordinates: 40°50′N 14°30′E / 40.833°N 14.500°E / 40.833; 14.500
Country Italy
Region Campania
 • Total 14.1 km2 (5.4 sq mi)
Elevation 101 m (331 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 27,966
 • Density 2,000/km2 (5,100/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Sangiuseppesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 80047
Dialing code 081
Website Official website

San Giuseppe Vesuviano is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Naples in Italy, region Campania, located about 20 km east of Naples. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 27,966 and an area of 14.1 km².[1]

The parents of John Gotti emigrated from San Giuseppe Vesuviano. Of great beauty is the sanctuary dedicated to St. Joseph that stands in the center of the city.

San Giuseppe Vesuviano borders the following municipalities: Ottaviano, Palma Campania, Poggiomarino, San Gennaro Vesuviano, Terzigno.

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

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