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Comune di Legnago
Castagnaro is located in Italy
Location of Castagnaro in Italy
Coordinates: 45°7′N 11°25′E / 45.117°N 11.417°E / 45.117; 11.417Coordinates: 45°7′N 11°25′E / 45.117°N 11.417°E / 45.117; 11.417
Country Italy
Region Veneto
Province Province of Verona (VR)
Frazioni Menà, Vallestrema
 • Total 34.7 km2 (13.4 sq mi)
Elevation 14 m (46 ft)
Population (Dec. 2004)
 • Total 4,091
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Castagnaresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 37043, 37040 frazioni
Dialing code 0442

Castagnaro is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Verona in the Italian region Veneto, located about 80 kilometres (50 mi) southwest of Venice and about 50 kilometres (31 mi) southeast of Verona. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 4,091 and an area of 34.7 square kilometres (13.4 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Castagnaro contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Menà and Vallestrema.

Castagnaro borders the following municipalities: Badia Polesine, Giacciano con Baruchella, Terrazzo, and Villa Bartolomea.

Castagnaro is also the sight of one of the most famous battles of the condottieri era.

Demographic evolution[edit]

Twin towns[edit]

Castagnaro is twinned with:


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

External links[edit]

  • [1] City hall of Castagnaro
  • [2] Parish von Castagnaro