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The Marches Region

Provinces of The Marches Region
AnconaAscoli PicenoFermo
MacerataPesaro e Urbino 
General Information
CapitalAncona
ZoneCentral Italy
Number of Municipalities236
Number of Provinces5
Population
Total1,543,752
Males747,637
Females796,115
Useful Information
Population Namemarchigiani
Useful Link
Map of The Marches
Official Site
Towns Twinning
Codes
Istat Code11
AbbreviationMAR
ISO 3166-2IT-57
NUTSITE3
Surface
Kmq9,366
Mountain31.2%
Hill68.8%
Plain0.0%
Etymology (name origin)
The name was established in 1815 after the old name of the March of Ancona, that was an administrative division of the Papal State of the 13th century.
Geography
Marche borders Emilia-Romagna to the north, Tuscany to the northwest, Umbria to the west, Abruzzo and Lazio to the south and the Adriatic Sea to the east. Marche is hilly and characterized by few coastal plains. Marche is a highly seismic region.
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Map of Ancona




 
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