|Founded||October 20, 1915|
|• Mayor||Oscar Norberto Izaza (MPN)|
|Elevation||396 m (1,299 ft)|
|Area code(s)||+54 0299|
|Website||Añelo Municipality[permanent dead link]|
The economy of Añelo is based in agriculture. One of the most important cultives are grapes as in the near town of San Patricio del Chañar lately the production is dedicated to wine production, a new business in the zone. Añelo and the near towns are provided of electricity by Cerros Colorados Complex a dam located few kilometers from the town.
Near the city is located the Museo del Sitio, a museum that exhibits mapuche tradition.