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Umbria Region

Provinces of Umbria Region
PerugiaTerni 
General Information
CapitalPerugia
ZoneCentral Italy
Number of Municipalities92
Number of Provinces2
Umbria Photo
From Elderly Palace in Perugia to Assisi St. Francis Basilica
Population
Total891,181
Males427,662
Females463,519
Useful Information
Population Nameumbri
Useful Link
Map of Umbria
Official Site
Towns Twinning
Coat of Arms
Codes
Istat Code10
AbbreviationUMB
ISO 3166-2IT-55
NUTSITE2
Surface
Kmq8,456
Mountain29.3%
Hill70.7%
Plain0.0%
Etymology (name origin)
Umbria means land of Umbri the Oscan tribe that lived that area before the Roman colonization.
Geography
Umbria borders Tuscany to the west, Marche to the east and Lazio to the south. Its territory is mostly hilly or mountainous. This region's backbone is the Apennine Chain, to the east; the highest peak is Monte Vettore, 2476 m high. Its hydrography is characterized by Tiber valley basin and the Tiber's tributaries.
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