The comune of Cortona is roughly 132 square miles in area. Administratively, the mayor is the leader of the comune which includes Cortona plus several outlying towns, such as Camucia and Terontola. Cortona is an agriculturally-oriented community abundant in olives, wheat, grapes, and sunflowers. It has a rich cultural tradition perpetuated in annual programs such as the National Antique Exhibition. Many artists choose Cortona to show their work, as there is an active community of artists living in town. Many foreigners return frequently to Cortona from Europe, the US and Canada, as well as from other parts of the world. Visitors give the town its unmistakably international flavor throughout the year.