Larino

Larino (Campobassan dialect: Larìne; Latin: Larinum) is a town and comune of approximately 8,100 inhabitants in Molise, province of Campobasso, southern Italy. It is located in the fertile valley of the Biferno River.

Larino
Larìne  (Neapolitan)
Comune di Larino
Detail of the Cathedral's portal.
Location of Larino
Larino
Location of Larino in Italy
Larino
Larino (Molise)
Coordinates: 41°48′N 14°55′E
CountryItaly
RegionMolise
ProvinceCampobasso (CB)
Government
  MayorPino Puchetti
Area
  Total88 km2 (34 sq mi)
Elevation
341 m (1,119 ft)
Population
 (31 August 2017)[2]
  Total6,685
  Density76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Larinesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
86035
Dialing code0874
Patron saintSt. Pardus and St. Primianus
Saint dayMay 26
WebsiteOfficial website
Aerial view of Larino.

The old town, seen from the mountains, is shaped like a bird's wing. The new town, called Piano San Leonardo, is built on a mountainside.