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What is the population of Rome?

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As of 2014, the population of Rome is 2,863,322 within the city itself and approximately 3.3 million in the greater urban area. The population of Rome's metropolitan area is 4.2 million. Rome is the capital of Italy.

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Rome is one of the oldest occupied cities in Europe and is nicknamed the "Eternal City." It was founded in 753 B.C., according to legend by the twins Romulus and Remus. The city has seen both an increase and decrease in population during its existence. Rome had more than 2.8 million people in the 1980s, but the number began to decline as people moved into the suburban areas. Italians comprise about 90.5 percent of the population, other European nationalities make up about 4.7 percent and non-Europeans are about 4.8 percent of the population.

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    Where is Rome situated?

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    Rome is situated on the eastern banks of the Tiber River in the province of Roma in Italy. It lies to the west of the Apennine Mountains, and its geographical coordinates are 41° 54' N and 12° 29' E.

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    What is the population of Rome, Italy?

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    The population within the city limits of Rome, Italy is estimated at 2.8 million as of 2014. Another 3.8 million people live in the urban areas surrounding the city.

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    Where is Rome located?

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    Rome is located in the central region of Italy, near the country's west coast. Nicknamed "The Eternal City," Rome is Italy's capital and largest city, with a 2014 population of 2,863,322. The Italian name for Rome is Roma.

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    What river runs through Rome?

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    The Tiber River is the river that runs through Rome. The Tiber River is the second longest river in Italy, after the Po River, and runs through Rome into the Tyrrhenian Sea.

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