Aquileia (Friulian: Acuilee/Aquilee/Aquilea, Venetian: Aquiłeja/Aquiłegia) is an ancientRoman city in Italy, at the head of the Adriatic at the edge of the lagoons, about 10 km from the sea, on the river Natiso (modern Natissa), the course of which has changed somewhat since Roman times. Today, the city is small (about 3,500 inhabitants), but it was large and prominent in Antiquity, and is one of the main archeological sites of Northern Italy.
The Province of Udine (Italian: Provincia di Udine, Friulian: Provincie di Udin, Slovene: Videmska pokrajina, German: Provinz Udine) is a province in the autonomous Friuli-Venezia Giulia region of Italy, bordering Austria and Slovenia. Its capital is the city of Udine.
It has an area of 4,905 km² and a total population of about 0.5 million. It has a coastal length of 16 km. There are 137 communes in the province. As of April 30, 2008, the first 10 communes by population are:
The top ten countries of origin of the inhabitants of Udine with foreign citizenship at December 31, 2010 were: