Province of Ancona facts for kids
|Province of Ancona|
Piazza del Plebiscito, Ancona
Map with the province of Ancona, in red, in Italy
|• Total||1,963.22 km2 (758.00 sq mi)|
|Population (31 December 2015)|
|• Density||242.5566/km2 (628.2188/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
The province of Ancona (Italian: provincia di Ancona) is a province in the Marche region of Central Italy. Its capital is the city of Ancona, and the province borders the Adriatic Sea. The city of Ancona is also the capital of Marche.
Ancona has an area of 1,963.22 km2 (758 sq mi). The province is bordered to the northeast and east by the Adriatic Sea, to the northwest by the province of Pesaro and Urbino, to the west with Umbria (province of Perugia) and to the south with the province of Macerata.
|Pesaro and Urbino (province)||Adriatic Sea|
The main rivers in the province, from north to south, areː
The province has 47 comuni. The comuni with more people living in them areː
The largest comune is Fabriano, with 272.08 km2 (105 sq mi) and the smallest is Castelbellino, with 6.5 km2 (3 sq mi). Only two comuni have less than 1,000 inhabitantsː San Paolo di Jesi with 933 inhabitants, and Poggio San Marcello with 693 inhabitants.
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