Serre, Campania

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Comune di Serre
Serre panorama.JPG
Serre within the Province of Salerno
Serre within the Province of Salerno
Serre is located in Italy
Location of Serre in Italy
Coordinates: 40°34′56.0″N 15°11′05.1″E / 40.582222°N 15.184750°E / 40.582222; 15.184750Coordinates: 40°34′56.0″N 15°11′05.1″E / 40.582222°N 15.184750°E / 40.582222; 15.184750
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Salerno (SA)
Frazioni Borgo San Lazzaro, Persano
 • Total 66 km2 (25 sq mi)
Elevation 200 m (700 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 3,956
 • Density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Serresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 84028
Dialing code 0828
ISTAT code 065140
Patron saint St. Martin
Saint day 11 November
Website Official website

Serre is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-western Italy. As of 2011 its population was of 3,956.[1]


The town is medieval and was founded at the end of the 10th century.


Serre is a hilltown located in northern Cilento. Its municipal territory, crossed by the rivers Sele and Calore Lucano, borders with Albanella, Altavilla Silentina, Campagna, Eboli and Postiglione.[2] The municipality counts the hamlets of Borgo San Lazzaro and Persano.


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  1. ^ a b (in Italian) Source: Istat 2011
  2. ^ 40576 (x a j h) Serre on OpenStreetMap

External links[edit]

Media related to Serre at Wikimedia Commons