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|Comune di Corsano|
|Province / Metropolitan city||Lecce (LE)|
|• Total||9 km2 (3 sq mi)|
|Elevation||121 m (397 ft)|
|Population (31 December 2004)|
|• Density||640/km2 (1,700/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Patron saint||St. Blaise|
Corsano was most likely founded in the 8th century, during the Byzantine domination of southern Italy, by Basilian monks. Later it was part of the Principality of Taranto, a semi-independent entity of the Kingdom of Naples, and later was held by numerous feudal families.
The most striking sight is the Baronal Castle (17th century) and Julien's face.
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