Fratta Polesine

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Fratta Polesine
Comune
Comune di Fratta Polesine
Palladio's Villa Badoer
Palladio's Villa Badoer
Coat of arms of Fratta Polesine
Coat of arms
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Fratta Polesine
Location of Fratta Polesine in Italy
Coordinates: 45°2′N 11°39′E / 45.033°N 11.650°E / 45.033; 11.650
Country Italy
Region Veneto
Province Rovigo (RO)
Frazioni Palazzine, Paolino, Pizzon, Ramedello Basso, Ramedello di Mezzo, Sabbioni, Valle, Zaffarda
Government
 • Mayor Tiziana Michela Virgili
Area
 • Total 20.9 km2 (8.1 sq mi)
Elevation 11 m (36 ft)
Population (1 October 2011)[1]
 • Total 2,801
 • Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Demonym Frattensi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 45025
Dialing code 0425
Patron saint Sts. Peter and Paul
Saint day June 29
Website Official website

Fratta Polesine is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Rovigo in the Italian region Veneto, located about 70 kilometres (43 mi) southwest of Venice and about 11 kilometres (7 mi) southwest of Rovigo. Its main attraction is Andrea Palladio's Villa Badoer.

Fratta Polesine is the birthplace of the Italian socialist politician Giacomo Matteotti, opponent of Fascism.

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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