Province of Crotone

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Province of Crotone
Province
Coat of arms of Province of Crotone
Coat of arms
Map highlighting the location of the province of Crotone in Italy
Map highlighting the location of the province of Crotone in Italy
Country  Italy
Region Calabria
Capital(s) Crotone
Comuni 27
Government
 • President Stanislao Zurlo
Area
 • Total 1,717 km2 (663 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 172,970
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 88900; 888xx
Telephone prefix 0962, 0984
Vehicle registration KR
ISTAT 101

The Province of Crotone (Italian: Provincia di Crotone) is a province in the Calabria region of Italy. It was created in 1992 out of part of the Province of Catanzaro. The capital is the city of Crotone.

It has an area of 1,717 square kilometres (663 sq mi) and a total population of 172,970 (2005). There are 27 comuni (singular: comune) in the province[1], see Comuni of the Province of Crotone.

Main comuni by population (as of May 31, 2005)[edit]

Comune Population
Crotone 60,157
Isola di Capo Rizzuto 14,688
Cirò Marina 14,401
Cutro 10,360
Petilia Policastro 9,495
Mesoraca 6,853
Strongoli 6,144
Rocca di Neto 5,595
Cotronei 5,528
Savelli 1,548

Surnames[edit]

16 most common surnames in the Crotone province.

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Coordinates: 39°5′N 17°7′E / 39.083°N 17.117°E / 39.083; 17.117