Italian provinces and municipalities - Useful information and tour guide
- 24 Italian municipalities
- Population: 434.476 inhabitants
- Surface: 2.462,62 sq km
- Density: 176 inhabitants per square km
It faces north, west and south of the sea and is bordered to the east by the provinces of Palermo and Agrigento.
It develops on the northwest coast, opposite the Egadi.
It is a well-developed industrial and commercial center thanks to the intense port activities.
It was inhabited by Sicani and by the Elimi, it was then under the rule of the Carthaginians; after the battle of the Egadi in 241 BC entered the Roman possessions.
It was an important trading center under the Arabs and the Normans and its importance grew with the Aragonese.
Provinces where the territory is currently divided