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Copertino (ZIP 73043) is 17 kilometers far from the town of Lecce, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Copertino belongs.

Copertino has a population of 23.870 abitanti ( Copertinesi ) and a surface of 58,53 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 385,71 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 34 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Via Malta 10, phone 0832 938311, fax 0832 938311. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Copertino had a population of 22.294 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 23.870 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of 7,07% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 7.338 families with an average of 3,04 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 31 and 58 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 27 metres.

Work and workers: There are 357 industrial firms employing 1.132 people that are the 28,82% of the total of the workers. There are 427 service firms employing 764 people, that are the 19,45% of the total of the workers. There are 279 other service firms employing 1.059 people, that are the 26,96% of the total of the workers. There are also 91 administrative offices employing 973 people, that are the 24,77% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 3.928 workers, that is the 17,62% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Copertino is C978. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.