Ariano Irpino

Ariano Irpino (formerly Ariano di Puglia or simply Ariano) is an Italian city and municipality in the province of Avellino, in the Campania region. With a population of 22,535 (2017),[3] it is the second-largest settlement of the Irpinia district and the province, with Avellino itself being the largest. Located 270 kilometres (170 mi) east-southeast of Rome, the comune was granted the official status of Città ("City") by a presidential decree of 1952, October 26.[4]

Ariano Irpino
Ariano di Puglia (until 1930)
Ariano (attested since 797)
Città di Ariano Irpino
Panorama of Ariano Irpino
Ariano Irpino within the Province of Avellino
Location of Ariano Irpino
Ariano Irpino
Location of Ariano Irpino in Italy
Ariano Irpino
Ariano Irpino (Campania)
Coordinates: 41°9′10″N 15°5′20″E
ProvinceAvellino (AV)
  MayorEnrico Franza (PSI)
  Total186.74 km2 (72.10 sq mi)
Elevation788 m (2,585 ft)
Highest elevation
811 m (2,661 ft)
Lowest elevation
179 m (587 ft)
 (30 April 2017)[3]
  Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
Dialing code0825
ISTAT code064005
Patron saintOtho Frangipane
Saint day23 March
WebsiteOfficial website