Forchia, Province of Benevento, Campania

Located in the south-western part of the plain called Valle Caudina, bordered to the south by the Partenio mountains, to the north-west by the Durazzano mountains and to the north by the Taburno massif, is, with Arpaia, the only municipality in the province of Benevento that borders the metropolitan city of Naples.


  • Altitude: 282 m a.s.l
  • Population: about 1200 inhabitants in 2017
  • Zip/postal code: 82010
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 0823
  • Demonym: forchianti
  • Patron Saint: San Nicola di Bari, celebrated on 6 December
  • Frazioni & Località: Sant'Alfonso, Cagni, Acquavitale, Signorindico.

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