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Varese (It. Provincia di Varese) is a province in the Lombardy region of Italy. Its capital is the city of Varese. In Italy, the province (in Italian: provincia) is an administrative division of an intermediate level, between municipality (comune) and region (Regione). ... Jump to: navigation, search Lombardy (in Italian Lombardia) is a region in northern Italy between the Alps and the Po Valley. ... See Edgar Varèse for the composer Varese is a city in north-western Lombardy, northern Italy, 55 km north of Milan. ...

It has an area of 1,199 sq km, and a total population of 812,477 (2001). There are 141 communes in the province (source: Italian institute of statistics Istat, see this link).

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  • Provincia di Varese homepage (in Italian)
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Varese (156 words)
Varese is a city in north-western Lombardy, northern Italy, 55 km north of Milan.
It is the capital of the province with the same name; other important towns in the province are Busto Arsizio[?], Gallarate[?], Saronno[?], Tradate[?].
The province of Varese lies below the Alps, so mountains and hills constitute 32% and 46% of its territory respectively; other common features are rivers (including the Ticino and Olona[?]) and glacial lakes (Lake Maggiore[?], Lake Lugano[?], Lake of Varese[?] and four other smaller ones).
Varese at AllExperts (208 words)
It is the capital of the Province of Varese.
The southern part of the province is in the Pianura Padana (the flat bottomland of the River Po).
Varese is the home of the European School, Varese, a European School established in 1960 for the children of European Union staff.
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