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Scalea (ZIP 87029) is 93 kilometers far from the town of Cosenza, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Scalea belongs.

Scalea has a population of 10.152 abitanti ( Scaleoti ) and a surface of 22,56 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 455,77 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 25 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Via Plinio Il Vecchio 5, phone 0985 282245, fax 0985 282245. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Scalea had a population of 10.027 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 10.152 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of 1,25% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 3.576 families with an average of 2,80 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 0 and 408 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 408 metres.

Work and workers: There are 230 industrial firms employing 702 people that are the 26,90% of the total of the workers. There are 318 service firms employing 555 people, that are the 21,26% of the total of the workers. There are 274 other service firms employing 811 people, that are the 31,07% of the total of the workers. There are also 30 administrative offices employing 542 people, that are the 20,77% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 2.610 workers, that is the 26,03% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Scalea is I489. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.