Province of Florence

one of the ten provinces of Tuscany

The Province of Florence (in Italian: "Provincia di Firenze") is a province in the Tuscany region of Italy. The province has an area of 3,514 sq. km and a population of 933,860 (2001) in 44 comuni.

Province of Florence
Coat of arms of Province of Florence
Location of Province of Florence
Coordinates: 43°46′17″N 11°15′15″E / 43.7714°N 11.2542°E / 43.7714; 11.2542Coordinates: 43°46′17″N 11°15′15″E / 43.7714°N 11.2542°E / 43.7714; 11.2542
 • PresidentAndrea Barducci
 • Total3,514 km2 (1,357 sq mi)
 • Total933,860
 • Density265/km2 (690/sq mi)
Vehicle registrationFI
No. of communes= 44

Much of the province is in the plain of the Arno river that became an urban centre around the city of Florence.

The city (in Italian "comune") of Florence is the capital of both the province and the region of Tuscany.

Important citiesEdit


In Florence:

  • C.T.O
  • Careggi
  • I.O.T
  • Mayer
  • Oftalmico
  • Ponte Nuovo
  • Hospital of San Giovanni di Dio
  • Santa Maria Nuova
  • Villa d'Ognissanti
  • Villa Monna Tessa

In Empoli:

In Castelfiorentino:

In Fucecchio:

In Bagno a Ripoli:

  • Hospital of Santa Maria Annunziata

Other websitesEdit