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Melendugno (ZIP 73026) is 18 kilometers far from the town of Lecce, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Melendugno belongs.

Melendugno has a population of 9.646 abitanti ( Melendugnesi ) and a surface of 92,31 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 102,27 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 36 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Via San Nicola, phone 0832 832111, fax 0832 832111. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Melendugno had a population of 9.307 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 9.646 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of 3,64% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 3.331 families with an average of 2,79 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 0 and 59 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 59 metres.

Work and workers: There are 162 industrial firms employing 518 people that are the 31,00% of the total of the workers. There are 271 service firms employing 361 people, that are the 21,60% of the total of the workers. There are 217 other service firms employing 532 people, that are the 31,84% of the total of the workers. There are also 52 administrative offices employing 260 people, that are the 15,56% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 1.671 workers, that is the 17,95% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Melendugno is F101. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.