Alessano

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Alessano
Comune
Comune di Alessano
View of Alessano
View of Alessano
Coat of arms of Alessano
Coat of arms
Alessano is located in Italy
Alessano
Alessano
Location of Alessano in Italy
Coordinates: 39°53′N 18°20′E / 39.883°N 18.333°E / 39.883; 18.333Coordinates: 39°53′N 18°20′E / 39.883°N 18.333°E / 39.883; 18.333
Country Italy
Region  Apulia
Province / Metropolitan city Lecce (LE)
Frazioni Marina di Novaglie, Montesardo
Area
 • Total 28.48 km2 (11.00 sq mi)
Elevation 140 m (460 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 6,436
 • Density 230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Alessanesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 73031
Dialing code 0833
Patron saint St. Trifone
Saint day Last Monday in July
Website Official website

Alessano (Greek: Ἀλεξιανόν) is a town, comune, former bishopric and present Latin Catholic titular see in the province of Lecce, part of Apulia region of south-east Italy.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Population from ISTAT