Pietrelcina

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Pietrelcina
Comune
Comune di Pietrelcina
Street in Pietrelcina
Street in Pietrelcina
Pietrelcina is located in Italy
Pietrelcina
Pietrelcina
Location of Pietrelcina in Italy
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Country Italy
Region Campania
Province / Metropolitan city Benevento (BN)
Frazioni Piana Romana, Stazione
Area
 • Total 28.8 km2 (11.1 sq mi)
Elevation 350 m (1,150 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 3,056
 • Density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Pietrelcinesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 82020
Dialing code 0824
Patron saint Madonna della Libera
Saint day 3 December
Website Official website

Pietrelcina is a town and comune in the province of Benevento in the Campania region of southern Italy. It is the birthplace of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina (Padre Pio).

Geography

Benevento, Paduli, Pago Veiano and Pesco Sannita are neighbouring towns.

International relations

Twin towns - sister cities

Pietrelcina is twinned with:

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