Basilicata is a region found in the nation of Italy. Home to 578,036 people, it is the 18th largest division in Italy in terms of population.
Basilicata gained its current status as a region in the year 1948. The government of Basilicata is lead by Marcello Pittellaand is based in the region capital of Potenza (Population: 56,433).
Basilicata Region - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1948|
|Capital||Potenza (Population: 56,433)|
|Head of Government||Marcello Pittella|
|Total Area||9,992 sq km (3,858 sq miles)|
|Population Density||57.8 sq km (149.8 sq miles)|