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Encyclopedia > Ischia (NA)
Comune di Ischia

Municipal coat of arms
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Naples (NA)
Mayor Fiamma Spena
Area 8 km²
Population
 - Total (as of December 31, 2004) 18,253
 - Density 2,268/km²
Time zone CET, UTC+1
Coordinates 40°45′N, 13°57′E
Gentilic Ischitani
Dialing code 081
Postal code 80077, 80070
Frazioni Porto, Ponte, Campagnano, San Domenico, San Michele, Sant'Antuono, Pilastri
Patron St. Giovan Giuseppe della Croce
 - Day March 5
Website: www.comuneischia.it

Ischia is a town and comune on the Ischia island, part of the province of Naples, southern Italy. It is famed for its thermal baths as it is a volcanic island. Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... The Regions of Italy were granted a degree of regional autonomy in the 1948 constitution, which states that the constitutions role is: to recognize, protect and promote local autonomy, to ensure that services at the State level are as decentralized as possible, and to adapt the principles and laws... For other uses, see Campania (disambiguation). ... In Italy, a province (in Italian: provincia) is an administrative division of intermediate level between municipality (comune) and region (regione). ... The province of Naples (Italian: Provincia di Napoli) is a province in the Campania region of Italy. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... shelby was here 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Time zones of Europe: Light colours indicate countries not observing summer time Central European Time (CET) is one of the names of the time zone that is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time. ... Central European Time West Africa Time British Summer Time* Irish Summer Time* Western European Summer Time* Category: ... A demonym or gentilic is a word that denotes the members of a people or the inhabitants of a place. ... Here are a list of area codes in Italy. ... A frazione, in Italy, is the name given in administrative law to a type of territorial subdivision of a comune; for other subdivisions, see municipio, circoscrizione, quartiere. ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (65th in leap years). ... In Italy, the comune, (plural comuni) is the basic administrative unit of both provinces and regions, and may be properly approximated in casual speech by the English word township or municipality. ... The island of Ischia near Naples, Italy. ... The province of Naples (Italian: Provincia di Napoli) is a province in the Campania region of Italy. ...


The main centre of the comune is splitted into Ischia Porto and Ischia Ponte: the latter takes its name from the former wooden bridge which, until the 18th century, connected it to the Aragonese Castle. For more information, see Ischia. The island of Ischia near Naples, Italy. ...


Twin towns

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External links

  • Official website (Italian)

 
 

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