Laterza

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Laterza
Comune di Laterza
Laterza Apulia.jpg
Location of Laterza
Laterza is located in Italy
Laterza
Laterza
Location of Laterza in Italy
Laterza is located in Apulia
Laterza
Laterza
Laterza (Apulia)
Coordinates: 40°38′N 16°48′E / 40.633°N 16.800°E / 40.633; 16.800Coordinates: 40°38′N 16°48′E / 40.633°N 16.800°E / 40.633; 16.800
CountryItaly
RegionApulia
ProvinceTaranto (TA)
Government
 • MayorGianfranco Lopane
Area
 • Total161.17 km2 (62.23 sq mi)
Elevation
340 m (1,120 ft)
Population
(2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total15,171
 • Density94/km2 (240/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Laertini
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
74014
Dialing code099
Patron saintMaria SS. Mater Domini
Saint dayMay 20
WebsiteOfficial website

Laterza (Barese: Latérze IPA: [laˈtɛːrtsə]) is a town and comune in the province of Taranto, part of the Apulia region of southeast Italy.

The Gravina di Laterza, a deep gorge, starts at the southeast edge of the town.

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  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ Population data from ISTAT