Trevico

Trevico is a town and comune in the province of Avellino, Campania, southern Italy.

Trevico
Comune di Trevico
Trevico viewed from Ariano Irpino
Trevico viewed from Ariano Irpino
Location of Trevico
Trevico is located in Italy
Trevico
Trevico
Location of Trevico in Italy
Trevico is located in Campania
Trevico
Trevico
Trevico (Campania)
Coordinates: 41°3′N 15°14′E / 41.050°N 15.233°E / 41.050; 15.233Coordinates: 41°3′N 15°14′E / 41.050°N 15.233°E / 41.050; 15.233
CountryItaly
RegionCampania
ProvinceAvellino (AV)
FrazioniCaprareccia, Farullo, Molini, Santa Lucia, Santa Marena, San Vito, Vecito
Government
 • MayorNicolino Rossi
Area
 • Total11 km2 (4 sq mi)
Elevation1,090 m (3,580 ft)
Population
 (31 December 2017)[4]
 • Total932
 • Density85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Trevicani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
83058
Dialing code0827
Patron saintSt. Euplius
Saint day12 August
WebsiteOfficial website

Located in the Apennines upon a steep hill at 3,576 feet (1,090 m) altitude, Trevico is the highest inhabited place in Campania.[5] Its main produce are hams, chestnuts and potatoes, each of them is awarded PAT quality mark.

The town is part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Ariano Irpino-Lacedonia and its territory borders with the municipalities of Carife, Castel Baronia, San Nicola Baronia, San Sossio Baronia, Scampitella, Vallata, and Vallesaccarda.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Trevico". Tuttitalia (in Italian).
  3. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  4. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat); Dati - Popolazione residente all'1/5/2009
  5. ^ "Comuni campani per altitudine" [Campanian communes by elevation]. Tuttitalia (in Italian).

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