Province of Palermo

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Province of Palermo
Province
Map highlighting the location of the province of Palermo in Italy
Map highlighting the location of the province of Palermo in Italy
Country  Italy
Region Sicilia
Capital(s) Palermo
Comuni 82
Government
 • President Francesco Musotto
Area
 • Total 4,992 km2 (1,927 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 1,249,533
 • Density 250/km2 (650/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 90010, 90010-90035, 90037-90049, 90100
Telephone prefix 091, 0921, 0924
Vehicle registration PA
ISTAT 082

The Province of Palermo (Italian: Provincia di Palermo; Sicilian: Pruvincia di Palermu) is a province in the autonomous region of Sicily, a major island in Southern Italy. Its capital is the city of Palermo. The Province of Palermo has 82 comuni (see Comunes of the Province of Palermo), 1,249,533 inhabitants, (24.9% of the Sicilian population) and is 4,992 km² (19.4% of the Sicilian territory).

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Coordinates: 38°06′56″N 13°21′41″E / 38.11556°N 13.36139°E / 38.11556; 13.36139