Province of Perugia
Province of Perugia
Palazzo della Provincia, Perugia
Map with the province of Perugia, in red, in Italy
|• President||Nando Mismetti|
|• Total||6,337.15 km2 (2,446.79 sq mi)|
(31 December 2015)
|• Density||100/km2 (270/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
|Telephone prefix||075, 0578, 0742, 0743|
History[change | change source]
The province of Perugia was created in 1860 as Province of the Umbria. At that time, the province was larger than now because the present Province of Terni was included.
In 1927, the old province of the Umbria was divided in two provinces, Perugia and Terni.
Geography[change | change source]
The province of Perugia, with an area of 6,337.15 km2 (2,447 sq mi), is the larger of the two province in Umbria.
The province is bordered to the north and east by the Marche (Pesaro and Urbino, Ancona, Macerata and Ascoli Piceno provinces), to the south with Lazio (province of Rieti) and with the province of Terni, and to the west with Tuscany (Siena and Arezzo provinces).
There are four regional natural parks in the province of Perugia: Parco di Colfiorito, Parco del Lago Trasimeno, Parco del Monte Cucco and Parco del Monte Subasio. The Monti Sibillini National Park (Italian: Parco Nazionale dei Monti Sibillini) is mainly in the Manche region but part of it is in Umbria.
Population[change | change source]
Administration[change | change source]
The province has 59 comuni. The comuni with more people living in them areː
|Città di Castello||39,913||387.32|
Related pages[change | change source]
Gallery[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "Provincia di Perugia" (in Italian). Tuttitalia.it. Retrieved 19 July 2016.
- "Statistiche demografiche ISTAT" (in Italian). Demo.istat.it. Retrieved 19 July 2016.
- "Italy Province High Points". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 20 July 2016.
- "Comuni in Provincia di Perugia per popolazione" (in Italian). Tuttitalia.it. Retrieved 19 June 2016.
- "Comuni in Provincia di Perugia per superficie" (in Italian). Tuttitalia.it. Retrieved 19 June 2016.
Other websites[change | change source]
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Province of Perugia.|
- Official Site (in Italian)