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Province of Prato

Province of Prato
Province
Map highlighting the location of the province of Prato in Italy
Map highlighting the location of the province of Prato in Italy
Country  Italy
Region Toscana
Capital(s) Prato
Comuni 7
Government
 • President Massimo Logli
Area
 • Total 365 km2 (141 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 250,928
 • Density 690/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 59100
Telephone prefix 0574
Vehicle registration PO
ISTAT 100

The Province of Prato (Italian: Provincia di Prato) is a province in the Tuscany region of Italy. Its capital is the city of Prato. It was formed from part of the province of Florence in 1992.

The province has an area of 365 square kilometres (141 sq mi) and a total population of about 250,000. There are seven comunes (municipalities) in the province.

Notable residents

Municipalities and population

(Data as of 30 June 2005)

Municipality Population
Prato 182,038
Montemurlo 18,044
Carmignano 12,930
Vaiano 9,645
Poggio a Caiano 9,167
Vernio 5,853
Cantagallo 2,841

External links

  • Official website (Italian)
  • Events in Prato
  • Statistical data
  • Welcome to Prato, Tuscany (Italy) Food, art, history of the province of Prato



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