Palagiano (ZIP 74019) is 24 kilometers far from the town of Taranto, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Palagiano belongs.
Palagiano has a population of 16.052 abitanti ( Palagianesi ) and a surface of 69,97 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 228,87 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 39 metres above the sea level.
The City Hall is located in Via Adua 3, phone 099 8886611, fax 099 8886611. The e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Population: The town of Palagiano had a population of 15.815 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.
After the national census made in 2001 the population was 16.052 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of 1,50% inhabitants.
The inhabitants are distributed in 5.081 families with an average of 3,11 people per family.
The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 0 and 88 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 88 metres.
Work and workers: There are 115 industrial firms employing 341 people that are the 16,59% of the total of the workers. There are 317 service firms employing 657 people, that are the 31,96% of the total of the workers. There are 253 other service firms employing 719 people, that are the 34,97% of the total of the workers. There are also 61 administrative offices employing 339 people, that are the 16,49% of the total of the workers.
There is a total of 2.056 workers, that is the 13,00% of the inhabitants of the municipality.