Serino

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Serino
Comune
Comune di Serino
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Coordinates: 40°51′0″N 14°52′30″ECoordinates40°51′0″N 14°52′30″E
CountryItaly
RegionCampania
ProvinceAvellino (AV)
Government
 • MayorVito Pelosi
Area[1]
 • Total52.5 km2 (20.3 sq mi)
Elevation400 m (1,300 ft)
Population (31 December 2017)[2]
 • Total6,968
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Serinesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code83028
Dialing code0825
Patron saintSt. Francis of Assisi
Saint day4 October
WebsiteOfficial website

Serino is a town and comune in the province of AvellinoCampania, southern Italy.

Famous for its very clean water source, Serino is 51 kilometres (32 mi) from Naples, 21 kilometres (13 mi) from Salerno, 8 kilometres (5 mi) from Avellino and 275 kilometres (171 mi) from Rome. Serino is known for its production of chestnuts and Aglianico wine.

It gave its name to the Roman Aqua Augusta aqueduct which it supplied.

Notable people[edit]

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011”. Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat); Dati – Popolazione residente all’1/5/2009
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