Castellana Grotte

Castellana Grotte
Comune di Castellana Grotte

Castellana Grotte

Location of Castellana Grotte in Italy

Coordinates: 40°53′N 17°10′E / 40.883°N 17.167°E / 40.883; 17.167Coordinates: 40°53′N 17°10′E / 40.883°N 17.167°E / 40.883; 17.167
Country Italy
Region  Apulia
Province / Metropolitan city Bari (BA)
  Mayor Francesco Tricase (PdL)
  Total 67.96 km2 (26.24 sq mi)
Elevation 300 m (1,000 ft)
Population (2010)
  Total 19,435
  Density 290/km2 (740/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Castellanesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 70013
Dialing code 080
Patron saint St. Mary, St. Leone
Saint day January 12
Website Official website

Castellana Grotte is a town and comune in the province of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy. Grotte means "caves" in Italian.


Agricultural center of the lower Murgia, it is 40 kilometres (25 mi) south of Bari.

Notable residents

Francesco Laporta, professional golfer[1]

See also


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