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Tortora (ZIP 87020) is 142 kilometers far from the town of Cosenza, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Tortora belongs.

Tortora has a population of 5.997 abitanti ( Tortoresi ) and a surface of 58,22 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 100,57 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 300 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Via Panoramica Al Porto 9, phone 0985 76601, fax 0985 76601. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Tortora had a population of 5.823 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 5.997 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of 2,99% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 2.030 families with an average of 2,87 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 0 and 1.274 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 1.274 metres.

Work and workers: There are 100 industrial firms employing 338 people that are the 32,56% of the total of the workers. There are 127 service firms employing 224 people, that are the 21,58% of the total of the workers. There are 125 other service firms employing 322 people, that are the 31,02% of the total of the workers. There are also 22 administrative offices employing 154 people, that are the 14,84% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 1.038 workers, that is the 17,83% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Tortora is L305. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.