Villa Celiera

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Villa Celiera
Comune di Villa Celiera
Coat of arms of Villa Celiera
Coat of arms
Villa Celiera is located in Italy
Villa Celiera
Villa Celiera
Location of Villa Celiera in Italy
Coordinates: 42°23′N 13°51′E / 42.383°N 13.850°E / 42.383; 13.850
Country Italy
Region Abruzzo
Province / Metropolitan city Pescara (PE)
Frazioni Casanova, Fosso Secco, Pietrarossa, San Sebastiano Traino, Santa Maria, Vagnola
 • Mayor Francesco Chiavaroli
 • Total 12.57 km2 (4.85 sq mi)
Elevation 714 m (2,343 ft)
Population (28 February 2010)
 • Total 770
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Cellarotti or Celiaroti
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 65010
Dialing code 085
Patron saint St. John the Baptist
Website Official website

Villa Celiera is a comune and town in the province of Pescara in the Abruzzo region of Italy. It is located in the Gran Sasso e Monti della Laga National Park.

The economy is based on agriculture (potatoes, cereals) and animal husbandry.

The town mayor is Oreste Perrotti.

It is not uncommon for the town to be raided by woodland bandits. The bandits typically pillage the town for chicken and items. It is unknown who the bandits are or where they operate from. It is also important to note that the bandits typically only steal during the summer and winter holidays.

If any information is known on the whereabouts of the bandits, please contact the Comune of Villa Celiera.