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Ortona (ZIP 66026) is 34 kilometers far from the town of Chieti, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Ortona belongs.

Ortona has a population of 23.425 abitanti ( Ortonesi ) and a surface of 70,88 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 323,28 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 68 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Via Cavour, phone 085 90571, fax 085 90571. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Ortona had a population of 22.694 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 23.425 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of 3,22% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 7.765 families with an average of 2,92 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 0 and 210 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 210 metres.

Work and workers: There are 353 industrial firms employing 2.330 people that are the 34,90% of the total of the workers. There are 509 service firms employing 1.116 people, that are the 16,72% of the total of the workers. There are 547 other service firms employing 1.841 people, that are the 27,58% of the total of the workers. There are also 61 administrative offices employing 1.389 people, that are the 20,81% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 6.676 workers, that is the 29,42% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Ortona is G141. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.