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Sant`Agnello (ZIP code 80065) belongs to the province of Napoli and is 49 kilometers far from Napoli, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province.
Sant`Agnello has a population of 8.421 inhabitants (Santanellesi) and a surface of 4,1 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 2.053,90 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 67 metres above the sea level.
The City Hall is located in Piazza Matteotti 24, phone +39 0815332111, fax +39 0815332111.
Population: The municipality of Sant`Agnello had a popolation of 8.183 inhabitants accordingly to the results of the national census made in 1991. After the national census made in 2001 the population was 8.421 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 1991 - 2001 a percentual variation of 2,91% inhabitants.The inhabitants are distributed in 2.895 families with an average of 2,91 people per family.
The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 0 and 524 metres above sea level.
The altimetric spawn is thus of 524 metres.
Work and workers:There are 142 industrial firms employing 510 people that are the 21,10% of the total of the workers. There are 178 service firms employing 674 people that are the 27,89% of the total of the workers. There are also 175 firms employing 615 people that are the 25,44% of the total of the workers. There are also 24 administrative offices emplying 618 workers that are the 25,57% of the total of the workers.
There is a total of 2.417 workers, that are the 28,70% of the inhabitants of the municipality.
From its terraces many European princes admired Vesuvius
Sant'Agnello occupies the area between Sorrento and Piano di Sorrento. The town is named after its patron saint, who happens to be reflected throughout the baroque church that bears his name. Sorrento, also called the Neapolitan Riviera, is located along the Bay of Naples and is widely considered to be the gateway to Southern Italy. One would be hard-pressed to find a more romantic seaside destination, which is why this region is a leading choice for destination weddings among all of Italy.
Sant'Agnello is a convenient location for those who love to ski and snowboard because of its easy access to winter holiday destinations, such as Monte Pollino in the Basilicata region. Nearby, the seaside town of Sorrento is one of the most popular tourist spots in the entire country. It is not a commercial area, and does not have a promenade per se, as many other towns in Italy do. However, since the Roman Age, Sorrento was brimming with residential villas that each had a private descent to the ocean. Today, the most prominent ones have been transformed into luxury hotels, each with wonderful panoramic views and a private beach. From Sorrento, visitors can hop on a ferry and take a scenic 45 minute ride across the bay to the island of Capri.
Both Sant'Agnello and Sorrento enjoy fabulous weather most of the year. The entire region offers an incredible choice of things to see and places to visit. The area is artsy, and full of history and culture. The people are remarkable friendly and the food is absolutely splendid. The area is known for hand-crafted woodwork, such as music boxes, artifacts and furniture, and numerous stores feature unique merchandise that is easily shipped anywhere in the world.