San Nicola la Strada

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San Nicola la Strada
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San Nicola la Strada (Italy)
San Nicola la Strada
Country Italy
region Campania
province Caserta  (CE)
Local name Santu Nicole
Coordinates 41 ° 3 ′  N , 14 ° 20 ′  E Coordinates: 41 ° 3 ′ 0 ″  N , 14 ° 20 ′ 0 ″  E
height 58  m slm
surface 4.7 km²
Residents 22,634 (Dec. 31, 2019)
Population density 4,816 inhabitants / km²
Post Code 81020
prefix 0823
ISTAT number 061078
Popular name Sannicolesi
Patron saint Nicholas of Myra
Website San Nicola la Strada

San Nicola la Strada is an Italian municipality ( comune ) with 22,634 inhabitants (as of December 31, 2019) in the province of Caserta in Campania . The place is located about two kilometers south of Caserta and about 25 kilometers northeast of Naples .

Name of the place

The name of the place is derived on the one hand from Bishop Nikolaus von Myra and the Via Appia Antica ( la strada ) leading through the municipality . Not far from here are the remains of the historic town of Calatia .


The place is touched by the A1 Autostrada . In addition to the Via Appia, Strada Statale 87 from Caserta to Naples also leads through the town itself.

Individual evidence

  1. Statistiche demografiche ISTAT. Monthly population statistics of the Istituto Nazionale di Statistica , as of December 31 of 2019.