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Galatone (ZIP 73044) is 26 kilometers far from the town of Lecce, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Galatone belongs.

Galatone has a population of 15.754 abitanti ( Galatonesi o Galatei ) and a surface of 47,08 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 341,83 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 58 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Piazza Costadura 1, phone 0833 864911, fax 0833 864911. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Galatone had a population of 15.895 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 15.754 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of -0,89% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 5.342 families with an average of 2,98 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 0 and 116 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 116 metres.

Work and workers: There are 244 industrial firms employing 730 people that are the 23,87% of the total of the workers. There are 637 service firms employing 893 people, that are the 29,20% of the total of the workers. There are 273 other service firms employing 714 people, that are the 23,35% of the total of the workers. There are also 56 administrative offices employing 721 people, that are the 23,58% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 3.058 workers, that is the 19,24% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Galatone is D863. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.