Melissano

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Melissano
Comune
Comune di Melissano
Melissano is located in Italy
Melissano
Melissano
Location of Melissano in Italy
Coordinates: 39°58′N 18°08′E / 39.967°N 18.133°E / 39.967; 18.133Coordinates: 39°58′N 18°08′E / 39.967°N 18.133°E / 39.967; 18.133
Country Italy
Region [Puglia]
Province Lecce (LE)
Government
 • Mayor Roberto Falconieri
Area
 • Total 12 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation 59 m (194 ft)
Population (31 December 2004)[1]
 • Total 7,495
 • Density 620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Demonym Melissanesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 73040
Dialing code 0833
Patron saint St. Anthony of Padua
Saint day June 13
Website Official website

Melissano (Greek: Melissane) is a town and comune in the province of Lecce, part of the Apulia region of south-east Italy.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.