|Province of Badajoz,|
Province of Cáceres
Badajoz is one of two provinces in Extremadura, and was created as a provincial entity in 1833. It is bordered in the south by the Extremadura province of Cáceres, to the north by Castilla-La Mancha province of Toledo and the east by the province of Ciudad Real. In the south-east, it is bordered by the Andalucía province of Córdoba and in the south by the provinces of Sevilla and Huelva. It is bordered in the west by the country of Portugal. The province has a total population of around 670,000 people on 21,766 square kilometers. People from the province are known as pacense.