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Paola (ZIP 87027) is 35 kilometers far from the town of Cosenza, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Paola belongs.

Paola has a population of 16.416 abitanti ( Paolani ) and a surface of 42,88 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 404,59 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 94 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Via Garibaldi 49, phone 0982 58001, fax 0982 58001. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Paola had a population of 17.195 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 16.416 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of -4,53% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 5.946 families with an average of 2,89 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 0 and 1.386 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 1.386 metres.

Work and workers: There are 144 industrial firms employing 747 people that are the 13,26% of the total of the workers. There are 290 service firms employing 490 people, that are the 8,70% of the total of the workers. There are 352 other service firms employing 1.104 people, that are the 19,59% of the total of the workers. There are also 106 administrative offices employing 3.294 people, that are the 58,46% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 5.635 workers, that is the 32,77% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Paola is G317. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.