Caserta

Caserta ([kaˈzɛrta] (listen)) is the capital of the province of Caserta in the Campania region of Italy. It is an important agricultural, commercial and industrial comune and city. Caserta is located on the edge of the Campanian plain at the foot of the Campanian Subapennine mountain range. The city is best known for the Royal Palace of Caserta.

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Caserta (Campania)
Coordinates: 41°04′N 14°20′E
CountryItaly
RegionCampania
ProvinceCaserta (CE)
FrazioniAldifreda, Briano, Casertavecchia, Casola, Casolla, Centurano, Ercole, Falciano, Garzano, Mezzano, Piedimonte di Casolla, Pozzovetere, Puccianiello, Sala di Caserta, San Benedetto, San Clemente, San Leucio, Santa Barbara, Staturano, Tredici, Tuoro, Vaccheria
Government
  MayorCarlo Marino
Area
  Total54.07 km2 (20.88 sq mi)
Elevation
68 m (223 ft)
Population
 (1 January 2016)[2]
  Total76,326
  Density1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Casertani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
81100 (Caserta), 81020 (Caserta Vecchia, Casola di Caserta)
Dialing code0823
Patron saintSt. Sebastian and St. Anne
Saint dayJanuary 20 and July 26
WebsiteOfficial website