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Melissano (ZIP 73040) is 53 kilometers far from the town of Lecce, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Melissano belongs.

Melissano has a population of 7.307 abitanti ( Melissanesi ) and a surface of 12,55 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 600,65 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 59 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Via Casarano, phone 0833 586211, fax 0833 586211. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Melissano had a population of 7.448 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 7.307 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of -1,89% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 2.563 families with an average of 2,91 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 46 and 63 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 17 metres.

Work and workers: There are 244 industrial firms employing 1.098 people that are the 54,46% of the total of the workers. There are 193 service firms employing 342 people, that are the 16,96% of the total of the workers. There are 127 other service firms employing 335 people, that are the 16,62% of the total of the workers. There are also 47 administrative offices employing 241 people, that are the 11,95% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 2.016 workers, that is the 27,07% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Melissano is F109. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.