Province of Sassari

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Province of Sassari
Province
Coat of arms of Province of Sassari
Coat of arms
Map highlighting the location of the province of Sassari in Italy
Map highlighting the location of the province of Sassari in Italy
Country  Italy
Region Sardinia
Capital(s) Sassari
Comuni 66
Government
 • President Alessandra Giudici (PD)
Area
 • Total 4,282 km2 (1,653 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 322,326
 • Density 75/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 07000-07100
Telephone prefix 079, 0789
Vehicle registration SS
ISTAT 090
Map of the province of Sassari

The Province of Sassari (Italian: Provincia di Sassari, Sardinian: Provìntzia de Tàtari, Sassarese: Prubìnzia di Sàssari) is a province in the autonomous island region of Sardinia in Italy. Its capital is the city of Sassari.

History[edit]

Geography[edit]

It has an area of 4,282 km², and a total population of 322,326 (2001). There are 66 municipalities (comuni) in the province, the largest of which are Sassari (pop. 120,729 in 2001 census), Alghero (38,404), Porto Torres (21,064), Sorso (12,842), Ozieri (11,334), Ittiri (9,000) and Sennori (7,300).[1]

Politics[edit]

Sassari Provincial Election Results June 2010
Name Party 1st Preference Votes  %
Alessandra Giudici PD 87.340 50,7
Mariano Pio Romano Mameli PdL 70.750 41,1

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External links[edit]

Media related to Province of Sassari at Wikimedia Commons