Province o Pesaro an Urbino

The Province o Pesaro an Urbino (Italian: Provincia di Pesaro e Urbino, pronounced [proˈvintʃa di ˈpeːzaro e urˈbiːno]) is a province in the Marche region o Italy. Its caipital is the ceety o Pesaro. It borders the state o San Marino an aw.

Province o Pesaro an Urbino
Map heichlichtin the location o the province o Pesaro e Urbino in Italy
Map heichlichtin the location o the province o Pesaro e Urbino in Italy
Kintra Italy
RegionMarche
Caipital(s)Pesaro
Comuni60
Govrenment
 • PresesMatteo Ricci (PD)
Area
 • Total2,564.21 km2 (990.05 sq mi)
Population
 (2009-7-31)
 • Tot364,896
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Telephone prefix0721 Pesaro 0722 Urbino
Vehicle registrationPU
ISTAT041
Map o the province
Sanctuary o Santa Maria in Val d'Abisso at Piobbico.

HistoryEedit

Efter the referendum o 2006, 7 municipalities o Montefeltro wur detached frae the Province tae jyne the Province o Rimini (Emilia-Romagna) on 15 August 2009[1][2]. The municipalities are Casteldelci, Maiolo, Novafeltria, Pennabilli, San Leo, Sant'Agata Feltria an Talamello.

GeographyEedit

It haes an aurie o 2,564 km², an a tot population o 364,896 (2010). Thare are 60 comunes (Italian: comuni) in the province, see Comunes o the Province o Pesaro an Urbino.

As for 31 Mey 2005, the main comuni bi population are:

Commune Population
Pesaro 91,977
Fano 62,106
Urbino 15,377
Mondolfo 11,504
Fossombrone 9,687
Cagli 8,975
Fermignano 8,155
Sant'Angelo in Lizzola 7,709
Cartoceto 7,105
Novafeltria[3] 6,978
Pergola 6,828
Urbania 6,780
Tavullia 6,032
Montelabbate 5,917
Saltara 5,705
Colbordolo 5,680
Gabicce Mare 5,639
Lunano 1,232

Twin touns an sister ceetiesEedit

ReferencesEedit

  1. (in Italian) Article about the legislation
  2. (in Italian) Article on "il Resto del Carlino"
  3. Frae 2009 pairt o the Province o Rimini

Freemit airtinsEedit

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