Vairano Patenora

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Vairano Patenora
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Vairano Patenora (Italy)
Vairano Patenora
Country Italy
region Campania
province Caserta  (CE)
Coordinates 41 ° 20 '  N , 14 ° 8'  E Coordinates: 41 ° 20 '0 "  N , 14 ° 7' 50"  E
height 168  m slm
surface 43.7 km²
Residents 6,543 (Dec. 31, 2019)
Population density 150 inhabitants / km²
Post Code 81058
prefix 0823
ISTAT number 061095
Popular name Vairanesi
Patron saint Bartholomew
Website Vairano Patenora

Vairano Patenora is an Italian municipality ( comune ) with 6543 inhabitants (as of December 31, 2019) in the province of Caserta in Campania . The municipality is located about 33 kilometers north-northwest of Caserta . The Volturno flows north .

Vairano Patenora


While the area was already settled in the Paleolithic, the Oscars settled here for the first time . In the Middle Ages, the Lombards became rulers of the area between the 6th and 9th centuries. In 1191 the area around Vairano was transferred to the monastery of Montecassino . In 1461 the castle was completely destroyed by the military leader Marino Marzano .


Strada Statale 372 Telesina and Strada Statale 608 di Teano run through the municipality . From here the Strada Statale 85 Venafrana to Pescolanciano begins . The high-speed railway line from Rome to Naples runs through the town . Together with the neighboring municipality of Caianello, there is the terminus for the line to Isernia .

Individual evidence

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

Web links

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