Central Italy facts for kids
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|• Total||58,052 km2 (22,414 sq mi)|
| • Estimate
|– Official language||Italian|
|– Other common languages||
Central Italy borders to the northwest with Liguria (Northwest Italy); to the northeast with San Marino and Emilia-Romagna (Northeast Italy); to the south with Abruzzo, Molise and Campania (South Italy).
The Apennines are mountain ranges that go across Central Italy. The highest point, in the region, is Monte Vettore ( ) that is 2,476 metres (8,123 ft) high. The main rivers are the Arno and Tiber rivers. The largest lakes are Trasimeno, Bolsena and Bracciano.
As geographical region, however, Central Italy also includes the regions of Abruzzo and Molise, which are usually part of Southern Italy for historical reasonsː both were part of the southern Kingdom of the Two Sicilies
The comuni with more than 100,000 persons living in them areː
- NUTS level 1:
- Northern Italy
- Southern Italy
Central Italy Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.