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Polistena (ZIP 89024) is 76 kilometers far from the town of Reggio Calabria, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Polistena belongs.

Polistena has a population of 10.742 abitanti ( Polistenesi ) and a surface of 11,77 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 990,68 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 254 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Via G. Lombardi, phone 0966 939601, fax 0966 939601. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Polistena had a population of 11.591 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 10.742 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of -7,32% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 4.222 families with an average of 2,75 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 128 and 308 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 180 metres.

Work and workers: There are 116 industrial firms employing 335 people that are the 10,90% of the total of the workers. There are 264 service firms employing 420 people, that are the 13,67% of the total of the workers. There are 179 other service firms employing 470 people, that are the 15,29% of the total of the workers. There are also 51 administrative offices employing 1.848 people, that are the 60,14% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 3.073 workers, that is the 26,51% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Polistena is G791. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.