Ischia

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ischia
Ischia da procida.jpg
A view from Procida
Capri and Ischia map.png
Geography
LocationTyrrhenian Sea
Area46.3 km2 (17.9 sq mi)
Highest elevation789 m (2589 ft)
Highest pointMount Epomeo
Administration
Italy
RegionCampania
Metropolitan CityNaples
Largest settlementIschia (pop. 18,253)
Demographics
Population62,027 (2009)
Pop. density1,339.7/km2 (3469.8/sq mi)

Ischia is an island in the Tyrrhenian Sea. The island is at the northern end of the Gulf of Naples, about 30 kilometres (19 miles) from Naples. It is the largest of the Phlegrean Islands.

Ischia is the name of the main comune of the island.