Volla, Campania

Volla (Neapolitan: 'A Vólla) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Naples in the Italian region Campania, located about 9 kilometres (5.6 mi) northeast of Naples. Its economy is mostly based on agriculture.

Volla
Location of Volla
Volla is located in Italy
Volla
Volla
Location of Volla in Italy
Volla is located in Campania
Volla
Volla
Volla (Campania)
Coordinates: 40°53′N 14°20′E / 40.883°N 14.333°E / 40.883; 14.333
CountryItaly
RegionCampania
Metropolitan cityNaples (NA)
Area
 • Total6.2 km2 (2.4 sq mi)
Elevation
25 m (82 ft)
Population
 (31 August 2017)[3]
 • Total24,248
 • Density3,900/km2 (10,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Vollesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
80040
Dialing code081
WebsiteOfficial website

Volla borders the following municipalities: Casalnuovo di Napoli, Casoria, Cercola, Naples, Pollena Trocchia.

Monuments and places of interestEdit

  • Church of the Immaculate Conception and of San Michele (1975)
  • Masseria of Monteoliveto Grande
  • Remains of the castle. Only the perimeter walls remain, as well as the round arches and the quadrangular tower.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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