Padua metropolitan area
It has been constituted as Metropolitan conference of Padua (act number 37 of 25 March 2003). Anyway, it is not by now recognised by the Italian Republic among the città metropolitane (metropolitan cities) that will be instituted to replace province.
The Paduan metropolitan area in composed by the city of Padua and 15 towns from the Province of Padua, and 1 town from the Province of Venice, for a total of 394.011 inhabitants at 2001 census, on a surface of 375,94 km², as shown in the following table (all data are referred to 2001 census):
|Province of Padua||Padua||92,85||204.870|
|Maserà di Padova||17,54||7.695|
|Ponte San Nicolò||13,50||12.059|
|Province of Venice||Vigonovo||12,79||8.766|
|TOTAL (at 2001)||375,94||394.011|