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Palena (ZIP 66017) is 64 kilometers far from the town of Chieti, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Palena belongs.

Palena has a population of 1.412 abitanti ( Palenesi ) and a surface of 93,63 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 16,12 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 767 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in Via Trento E Trieste, phone 0872 918112, fax 0872 918112. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Palena had a population of 1.478 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 1.412 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of -4,47% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 600 families with an average of 2,46 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 600 and 2.554 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 1.954 metres.

Work and workers: There are 32 industrial firms employing 116 people that are the 24,37% of the total of the workers. There are 27 service firms employing 53 people, that are the 11,13% of the total of the workers. There are 38 other service firms employing 112 people, that are the 23,53% of the total of the workers. There are also 13 administrative offices employing 195 people, that are the 40,97% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 476 workers, that is the 32,21% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Palena is G271. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.