Province of Pavia

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Province of Pavia
Province
Map highlighting the location of the province of Pavia in Italy
Map highlighting the location of the province of Pavia in Italy
Country  Italy
Region Lombardy
Capital(s) Pavia
Comuni 190
Government
 • President Daniele Bosone (PD)
Area[1]
 • Total 2,965 km2 (1,145 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 552,448
 • Density 190/km2 (480/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 27010-27027, 27029-27030, 27032,
27034-27055, 27057-27059, 27100
Telephone prefix 0381, 0382, 0383, 0384, 0385
Vehicle registration PV
ISTAT 018
[2]

The Province of Pavia (It. Provincia di Pavia) is a province in the region of Lombardy in northern Italy. Pavia is the capital.

Geography[edit]

Municipalities[edit]

The list below shows the most populated municipalities of the province:

Rank City Population Area
(km2)
Density
(inhabitants/km2)
Altitude
(mslm)
1st Pavia 71,142 62 1147.5 77
2nd Vigevano 63,984 82 780.3 116
3rd Voghera 39,937 63.28 631.1 96
4th Mortara 15,673 52 301.4 108
5th Stradella 11,674 18.77 621.9 101
6th Gambolò 10,312 51 202.2 104
7th Garlasco 9,888 39.03 253.3 93
8th Broni 9,528 20.87 456.5 88
9th Casorate Primo 8,425 9 936.1 103
10th Cassolnovo 7,116 31.96 222.7 120

Territories[edit]

The province is mainly divided into 3 geographical regions:

Territory Area (km²) Population Seat Comuni Map
Lomellina
1,097
214,494
58
Lomellina.GIF
Oltrepò Pavese
1,240
146,579
78
Oltrepò pavese.GIF
Pavese
650
189,394
52
Pavese.GIF

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Italian Institute of Statistics (Istat) (2001). "Superficie territoriale (Kmq) - Pavia (dettaglio comunale) - Censimento 2001". Retrieved 2009-10-26. 
  2. ^ Italian Institute of Statistics (Istat) (2001). "Tavola: Popolazione residente - Pavia (dettaglio comunale)". Retrieved 2009-10-26. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 45°11′N 9°9′E / 45.183°N 9.150°E / 45.183; 9.150