Italian Cities and Towns Lazio Region - Italy. Provinces, guide to cities and towns, population, zip codes, photos, weather, maps, useful links.

Lazio Region

Provinces of Lazio Region
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General Information
CapitalRome
ZoneCentral Italy
Number of Municipalities378
Number of Provinces5
Lazio Photo
From Trevi's Fountain to the port of Ponza, from Villa d'Este to Villa Aldobrandini
Population
Total5,892,425
Males2,841,686
Females3,050,739
Useful Information
Population Namelaziali
Useful Link
Kub Directory Lazio
Official Site
Towns Twinning
Codes
Istat Code12
Abbr.LAZ
Surface
Kmq17,208
Mountain26.1%
Hill54.0%
Plain19.9%
Etymology (name origin)
The name derives from the Latin Latium/latus, meaning wide, which defined the large plains that stretches around the Tiber.
Geography
Lazio borders Tuscany to the northwest, Umbria and Marche to the north, Abruzzo to the east, Campania to the southeast and the Tyrrhenian Sea to the west. The 54% of its territory is hilly, the 26% is mountainous, the rest are mostly alluvial plains. Southern Maremma, Agro Pontino and the Tiber Valley are the main flat lands. The hydrography includes several lakes, some of them of volcanic origins, and the river Tiber, the third-longest watercourse in Italy.
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