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Ortelle (ZIP 73030) is 43 kilometers far from the town of Lecce, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Ortelle belongs.

Ortelle has a population of 2.359 abitanti ( Ortellesi ) and a surface of 10,23 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 248,90 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 99 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Via V. Emanuele, phone 0836 958014, fax 0836 958014. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Ortelle had a population of 2.489 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 2.359 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of -5,22% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 895 families with an average of 2,78 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 51 and 127 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 76 metres.

Work and workers: There are 35 industrial firms employing 118 people that are the 33,43% of the total of the workers. There are 51 service firms employing 69 people, that are the 19,55% of the total of the workers. There are 50 other service firms employing 108 people, that are the 30,59% of the total of the workers. There are also 9 administrative offices employing 58 people, that are the 16,43% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 353 workers, that is the 14,18% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Ortelle is G136. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.