Province of Grosseto

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Province of Grosseto
Provincia di Grosseto
Province
Map highlighting the location of the province of Grosseto in Italy
Map highlighting the location of the province of Grosseto in Italy
Country  Italy
Region Tuscany
Capital(s) Grosseto
Comuni 28
Government
 • President Leonardo Marras
Area
 • Total 4,504 km2 (1,739 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 227,498
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 58010-58012, 58014-58015, 58017, 58019-58020, 58022-58026, 58031, 58033-58034, 58036-58038, 58042-58045, 58051, 58053-58055
Telephone prefix 0564, 0566
Vehicle registration GR
ISTAT 053
Website www.provincia.grosseto.it (Italian)

The Province of Grosseto (Italian: Provincia di Grosseto) is a province in the Tuscany region of Italy. Its capital is the city of Grosseto.

Geography[edit]

It has an area of 4,504 square kilometres (1,739 sq mi) and a total population of 227,498 (2010). There are 28 comuni (singular: comune) in the province.[1] As of June 2005, the main comuni by population are:

Commune Population
Grosseto 82,284
Follonica 22,142
Orbetello 15,217
Monte Argentario 13,023
Roccastrada 9,638
Gavorrano 8,984
Massa Marittima 8,820
Manciano 7,626
Castiglione della Pescaia 7,465

The Natural Park of Maremma lies in the province.[2]

The CIMA Festival is a prestigious gathering of classical music lovers in Monte Argentario.

Map showing the position of the province in Tuscany.


Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.upinet.it/indicatore.asp?id_statistiche=6
  2. ^ http://www.parco-maremma.it

External links[edit]

Media related to Province of Grosseto at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 42°45′00″N 11°06′30″E / 42.75000°N 11.10833°E / 42.75000; 11.10833