Monteforte Cilento

Monteforte Cilento
Monteforte Cilento
—  Comune  —
Comune di Monteforte Cilento

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Monteforte Cilento is located in Italy
Monteforte Cilento
Location of Monteforte Cilento in Italy
Coordinates: 40°22′N 15°12′E / 40.367°N 15.2°E / 40.367; 15.2
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Salerno (SA)
 - Mayor Antonio Manzi
 - Total 22 km2 (8.5 sq mi)
Elevation 600 m (1,969 ft)
Population (1 December 2009)
 - Total 578
 - Density 26.3/km2 (68/sq mi)
Demonym Montefortesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 - Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 84060
Dialing code 0974
Patron saint St. Donatus of Arezzo
Saint day August 7
Website Official website

Monteforte Cilento is a town and comune of the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-west Italy.

Monteforte was originally a Roman castrum, which expanded in the High Middle Ages after immigration due to the Saracen incursions.

It was one of the centers of the Moti del Cilento in 1828.

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