Melfi is in the nearby of Potenza (PZ) and 532 m (1,745 ft) above sea. ; has as Patron saint St. Alexander and the Saint day is February 9. Melfi has Capannola, Foggianello, Foggiano, Leonessa, Parasacco, S. Giorgio, S. Nicola as wards and the demonym of natives is "Melfitani".
In Melfi there are 4 accomodation
.Melfi is a City of Olive Oil
; here high-quality olive oil is produced. Melfi promote and value its territories producing olive oil and its promotional is to give an acknowledged value given to olive trees and their precious produce.Melfi is part of a route called Strada del Vino Aglianico del Vulture
, so it's particularly recommended for a food and wine holiday.