San Martino Sannita, Province of Benevento, Campania

Located at the foot of the Colle dell'Angelo, 11 km from Benevento, the place derives its name from a church of the 9th century, and was originally called San Martino in Cucciano, from the Roman site "Fundus Cocceianus". Subsequently the name changed to San Martino Ave Grazia Plenia (A.G.P.), and in 1861, after the unity of Italy, to "San Martino Sannita".


  • Altitude: 450 m a.s.l
  • Population: about 1280 inhabitants in 2017
  • Zip/postal code: 82010
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 0824
  • Demonym: sammartinesi
  • Patron Saint: Santa Maria Assunta, celebrated on 15 August
  • Frazioni & Località: Cucciano, Lentace, Mancusi, San Giacomo, San Martino, Terranova.

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