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Placanica (ZIP 89040) is 136 kilometers far from the town of Reggio Calabria, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Placanica belongs.

Placanica has a population of 1.250 abitanti ( Placanichesi ) and a surface of 29,51 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 51,43 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 240 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Piazza Tito Minniti 1, phone 0964 738006, fax 0964 738006. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Placanica had a population of 1.507 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 1.250 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of -17,05% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 594 families with an average of 2,54 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 68 and 1.047 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 979 metres.

Work and workers: There are 1 industrial firms employing 3 people that are the 1,82% of the total of the workers. There are 21 service firms employing 42 people, that are the 25,45% of the total of the workers. There are 18 other service firms employing 49 people, that are the 29,70% of the total of the workers. There are also 7 administrative offices employing 71 people, that are the 43,03% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 165 workers, that is the 10,95% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Placanica is G729. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.