Lonigo

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Lonigo
Comune
Comune di Lonigo
Sanctuary of Madonna dei Miracoli
Sanctuary of Madonna dei Miracoli
Coat of arms of Lonigo
Coat of arms
Lonigo is located in Italy
Lonigo
Lonigo
Location of Lonigo in Italy
Coordinates: 45°23′0″N 11°23′0″E / 45.38333°N 11.38333°E / 45.38333; 11.38333
Country Italy
Region Veneto
Province Vicenza (VI)
Frazioni Almisano, Bagnolo, Lobia Vicentina, Madonna, Monticello
Government
 • Mayor Luca Restello
Area
 • Total 49 km2 (19 sq mi)
Elevation 31 m (102 ft)
Population (30 September 2017)
 • Total 16,441
 • Density 340/km2 (870/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Leoniceni
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 36045
Dialing code 0444
Patron saint Sts. Quirico and Giulitta
Saint day March 25
Website Official website

Lonigo is a town and comune in the province of Vicenza, Veneto, northern Italy, its population counts around 16,400 inhabitants.[1]

In its frazione of Bagnolo is the Villa Pisani, a Renaissance patrician villa designed by Andrea Palladio, which is part of a World Heritage Site. Another villa in the comune, Rocca Pisana, was designed by Vincenzo Scamozzi.

Outside the town is the church and complex of the 16th-century Sanctuary of Madonna dei Miracoli.

Twin towns[edit]

Lonigo is twinned with:

Transport[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Source: ISTAT - Bilancio demografico al 31/12/2009 [1].

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