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

Sardinia Region

Provinces of Sardinia Region
CagliariCarbonia-IglesiasMedio Campidano
NuoroOgliastraOlbia-Tempio
OristanoSassari 
General Information
CapitalCagliari
ZoneInsular Italy
Number of Municipalities377
Number of Provinces8
Sardinia Photo
From Alghero Harbour to St. Mary of Assumption Cathedral
Population
Total1,658,138
Males813,239
Females844,899
Useful Information
Population Namesardi
Useful Link
Map of Sardinia
Official Site
Towns Twinning
Codes
Istat Code20
AbbreviationSAR
ISO 3166-2IT-88
NUTSITG2
Surface
Kmq24,089
Mountain13.6%
Hill67.9%
Plain18.5%
Etymology (name origin)
The name derives from the Latin Sardinia, translation of the Greek Sardonia, meaning land of Sardi, a Proto-Indo-European tribe that was subsequently overwhelmed by Phoenician and Mycenaean civilizations.
Geography
Sardinia is the second-largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, after Sicily, and its surface measures 24,090 km. Sardinia territory is characterized by prairie, mountainous inlands and coastal plains. The highest peak is Mount Gennargentu, measuring 1,834 m.
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