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Candela (ZIP 71024) is 41 kilometers far from the town of Foggia, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom Candela belongs.

Candela has a population of 2.693 abitanti ( Candelesi ) and a surface of 96,82 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 29,38 inhabitants per square kilometer. It rises 474 metres above the sea level.

The City Hall is located in P. Municipio, phone 0885 53155, fax 0885 53155. The e-mail address is

Population: The town of Candela had a population of 2.823 accordingly to the results of the national census made in 2001.

After the national census made in 2001 the population was 2.693 inhabitants, thus showing during the years 2001 - 2011 a percentual variation of -4,61% inhabitants.

The inhabitants are distributed in 1.077 families with an average of 2,62 people per family.

The place: The territory of the municipality lies between 164 and 560 metres above sea level. The altimetric spawn is thus of 396 metres.

Work and workers: There are 7 industrial firms employing 76 people that are the 14,29% of the total of the workers. There are 65 service firms employing 101 people, that are the 18,98% of the total of the workers. There are 53 other service firms employing 220 people, that are the 41,35% of the total of the workers. There are also 31 administrative offices employing 135 people, that are the 25,38% of the total of the workers.

There is a total of 532 workers, that is the 18,85% of the inhabitants of the municipality.

The cadastral code of the town of Candela is B584. Following this link you will have information about IUC-IMU-TARI-TASI-IMI taxes by consulting the official documents for this municipality.