|Marconia di Pisticci|
|Comune di Marconia di Pisticci|
|Province / Metropolitan city||Matera (MT)|
|• Mayor||Viviana Verri|
|Elevation||106 m (348 ft)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Patron saint||Madonna delle Grazie|
|Saint day||Second sunday of September|
Marconia (Marconij) is a town in the region of Basilicata, Italy with about 12,000 inhabitants. It is located in the Province of Matera and is considered a "frazione," or administrative district, of the nearby city of Pisticci.
Marconia was settled during Second World War period, like restrict colony, where live dissenter politicos forced to work.
Marconia is named for Guglielmo Marconi, an italian 20th-century inventor, who inventing wireless communications (radio).