Ortelle

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Ortelle
Comune
Comune di Ortelle
Ortelle is located in Italy
Ortelle
Ortelle
Location of Ortelle in Italy
Coordinates: 40°2′N 18°24′E / 40.033°N 18.400°E / 40.033; 18.400Coordinates: 40°2′N 18°24′E / 40.033°N 18.400°E / 40.033; 18.400
Country Italy
Region  Apulia
Province / Metropolitan city Lecce (LE)
Frazioni Vignacastrisi
Area
 • Total 9 km2 (3 sq mi)
Elevation 110 m (360 ft)
Population (30 November 2008)[1]
 • Total 2,440
 • Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Ortellesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 73030
Dialing code 0836
Patron saint San Giorgio
Saint day 23 April
Website Official website

Ortelle is a town and comune in the Italian province of Lecce in the Apulia region of south-east Italy. The 19th-century pastel painter Giuseppe Casciaro was born in Ortelle.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Population from ISTAT