Merate (ZIP 23807) is 21 kilometers far from the town of Lecco, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Merate belongs.
Merate has a population of 14.583 abitanti ( Meratesi ) and a surface of 11,06 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 1.269,91 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 292 metres above the sea level.
The City Hall is located in Viale Garibaldi 17, phone 039 59151, fax 039 59151. The e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Population: The town of Merate had a population of 14.096 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.
After the national census made in 2001 the population was 14.583 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of 3,45% inhabitants.
The inhabitants are distributed in 5.481 families with an average of 2,57 people per family.
The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 250 and 371 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 121 metres.
Work and workers: There are 152 industrial firms employing 1.746 people that are the 27,99% of the total of the workers. There are 305 service firms employing 768 people, that are the 12,31% of the total of the workers. There are 648 other service firms employing 1.850 people, that are the 29,65% of the total of the workers. There are also 74 administrative offices employing 1.875 people, that are the 30,05% of the total of the workers.
There is a total of 6.239 workers, that is the 44,26% of the inhabitants of the municipality.