Frigento


Frigento is a town and comune in the province of Avellino, Campania, Italy. It is located in the Ansanto valley and bordered by the municipalities of Carife, Flumeri, Gesualdo, Grottaminarda, Guardia Lombardi, Rocca San Felice, Sturno, and Villamaina. Its name derives from the Latin word frequentia ("frequency").

Frigento
Comune di Frigento
Location of Frigento
Frigento
Location of Frigento in Italy
Frigento
Frigento (Campania)
Coordinates: 41°0′44″N 15°6′2″E
CountryItaly
RegionCampania
ProvinceAvellino (AV)
FrazioniPila ai Piani, Pagliara
Government
  MayorCarmine Ciullo
Area
  Total38.04 km2 (14.69 sq mi)
Elevation
911 m (2,989 ft)
Population
 (31 August 2017)[2]
  Total3,682
  Density97/km2 (250/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Frigentini
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
83040
Dialing code0825
Patron saintSt. Marcian
Saint day14 June
WebsiteOfficial website

References


  1. "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat); Dati - Popolazione residente all'20/6/2011 Archived March 3, 2016, at the Wayback Machine