San Vito

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San Vito
Santu Idu
Comune
San Vito is located in Italy
San Vito
San Vito
Location of San Vito in Italy
Coordinates: 39°27′N 9°33′E / 39.450°N 9.550°E / 39.450; 9.550
Country Italy
Region Sardinia
Province / Metropolitan city South Sardinia
Government
 • Mayor Maria Gabriella Meloni
Area
 • Total 231.8 km2 (89.5 sq mi)
Elevation 10 m (30 ft)
Population (30 November 2011[1])
 • Total 3,866
 • Density 17/km2 (43/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Sanvitesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 09040
Dialing code 070

San Vito, Santu Idu or Santu Bidu (Saint Vitus) in the Sardinian language, is a comune (municipality) in the Province of South Sardinia in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 45 km (28 mi) northeast of Cagliari.

San Vito borders the following municipalities: Burcei, Castiadas, Muravera, Sinnai, Villaputzu, Villasalto.

It is the birthplace of launeddas player Luigi Lai.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Data from Istat