Poggiardo

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Poggiardo
Comune di Poggiardo
Location of Poggiardo
Poggiardo is located in Italy
Poggiardo
Poggiardo
Location of Poggiardo in Italy
Poggiardo is located in Apulia
Poggiardo
Poggiardo
Poggiardo (Apulia)
Coordinates: 40°3′N 18°23′E / 40.050°N 18.383°E / 40.050; 18.383Coordinates: 40°3′N 18°23′E / 40.050°N 18.383°E / 40.050; 18.383
CountryItaly
Region Apulia
ProvinceLecce (LE)
FrazioniVaste
Area
 • Total19.96 km2 (7.71 sq mi)
Elevation
90 m (300 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total5,992
 • Density300/km2 (780/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Poggiardesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
73037
Dialing code0836
ISTAT code075061
Patron saintSant'Antonio di Padova
Saint day13 June
WebsiteOfficial website

Poggiardo (Salentino: Pusciardu) is a town and comune in the Italian province of Lecce in the Apulia region of south-east Italy. An old Messapian town, Vaste, is located in its territory as a frazione.

References[edit]

  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 from ISTAT