Erchie

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For the hamlet of Maiori, in Campania, see Erchie (Maiori).
Erchie
Comune
Comune di Erchie
Facciata principale del Palazzo Ducale e delle Colonne di Santa Irene e di Santa Lucia ad Erchie.jpg
Erchie is located in Italy
Erchie
Erchie
Location of Erchie in Italy
Coordinates: 40°26′N 17°44′E / 40.433°N 17.733°E / 40.433; 17.733Coordinates: 40°26′N 17°44′E / 40.433°N 17.733°E / 40.433; 17.733
Country Italy
Region Puglia
Province Brindisi (BR)
Area
 • Total 44 km2 (17 sq mi)
Elevation 68 m (223 ft)
Population (2007)[1]
 • Total 8,989
 • Density 200/km2 (530/sq mi)
Demonym Erchiolani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 72020
Dialing code 0831
Patron saint Santa Lucia and Sant'Irene
Saint day 5 June and 13 December
Website Official website

Erchie is a comune in the province of Brindisi in Puglia, on the south-east Italy coast. Its main economic activities are tourism and the growing of olives and grapes.

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  1. ^ Population from ISTAT

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