Province o Genoa

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Province o Genoa
Province
Map heichlichtin the location o the province o Genoa in Italy
Kintra Banner o Italy Italy
Region Ligurie
Caipital(s) Genoa
Comuni 67
Government
 • President Alessandro Repetto
Area
 • Total 1,838 km2 (710 sq mi)
Population (2009-04-30)
 • Total 884,251
 • Density 480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 16010 - 16049, 16100
Telephone prefix 010, 0185
Vehicle registration GE
ISTAT 010
Map o the Province o Genoa.

The Province o Genoa (It. Provincia di Genova) is a province in the Ligurie region o Italy. Its caipital is the ceety o Genoa.

It haes an aurie o 1,838 km², an a total population o aboot 900,000 (2009). There are 67 communes in the province (source: Italian institute o statistics Istat, see this link).

Namit efter a meethical twa-heidit Greek God, Janus, protector o ships. The name derives frae a Ligurian tribal wird, for "knee" (genu), or the Laitin name for gate, "janua".

The ceety is set at the fuit o muntains in the Guwf o Genoa at the maist northerly end o the Tyrrhenian Sea, whare at ane time it ruled the maritime warld. Genoa haes fine examples o Baroque Kirk an Palace airchitectur.

Common mair populous[eedit | eedit soorce]

Belaw is a leet o the ten municipalities o the province sortit bi number o inhabitants at 31 December 2010:[1]

Pos. Ceety Population
(ab)
Genoa 607.906
Rapallo 30.785
Chiavari 27.815
Sestri Levante 18.794
Lavagna 13.013
Arenzano 11.724
Recco 10.178
Santa Margherita Ligure 9.915
Cogoleto 9.209
10º Serra Riccò 7.994

See an aw[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. http://demo.istat.it/bil2010/index.html

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

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