Province of Campobasso

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Province of Campobasso
Province
Map highlighting the location of the province of Campobasso in Italy
Map highlighting the location of the province of Campobasso in Italy
Country  Italy
Region Molise
Capital(s) Campobasso
Comuni 84
Government
 • President Nicolino D'Ascanio
Area
 • Total 2,909 km2 (1,123 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 230,692
 • Density 79/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 86010, 86010-86049
Telephone prefix 0874, 0875
Vehicle registration CB
ISTAT 070

The Province of Campobasso (Italian: Provincia di Campobasso; Molisan dialect: Pruìnge de Cambuàsce; Molise Croatian dialect: ?) is a province in the Molise region of Italy. Its capital is the city of Campobasso.

It has an area of 2,909 square kilometres (1,123 sq mi) and a total population of 230,692 (2001). There are 84 comunes (Italian: comuni) in the province: Comunes of the Province of Campobasso.

The eastern part of the province is home to a small Croatian minority who speak a unique archaic dialect of the Croatian language.

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Coordinates: 41°34′N 14°40′E / 41.567°N 14.667°E / 41.567; 14.667