Muro Leccese

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Muro Leccese
Comune
Città di Muro Leccese
Piazza del Popolo (main square)
Piazza del Popolo (main square)
Coat of arms of Muro Leccese
Coat of arms
Muro Leccese is located in Italy
Muro Leccese
Muro Leccese
Location of Muro Leccese in Italy
Coordinates: 40°06′N 18°20′E / 40.100°N 18.333°E / 40.100; 18.333Coordinates: 40°06′N 18°20′E / 40.100°N 18.333°E / 40.100; 18.333
Country Italy
Region Apulia
Province Lecce (LE)
Government
 • Mayor Antonio Lorenzo Donno (Uniti x Muro)
Area
 • Total 16 km2 (6 sq mi)
Elevation 82 m (269 ft)
Population (31 December 2016)
 • Total 4,948
 • Density 310/km2 (800/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Muresi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Dialing code 0836
Patron saint Sant'Oronzo
Saint day 26 August
Website Official website

Muro Leccese is a town and comune of 4948 inhabitants (2016), in the province of Lecce, in the Apulia region of south-east Italy.

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