Roana

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Roana
Comune
Comune di Roana
View of the Frazione of Treschè Conca.
View of the Frazione of Treschè Conca.
Roana is located in Italy
Roana
Roana
Location of Roana in Italy
Coordinates: 45°53′N 11°28′E / 45.883°N 11.467°E / 45.883; 11.467Coordinates: 45°53′N 11°28′E / 45.883°N 11.467°E / 45.883; 11.467
CountryItaly
RegionVeneto
ProvinceVicenza (VI)
FrazioniCamporovere, Canove, Cesuna, Mezzaselva, Roana, Treschè Conca
Government
 • MayorValentino Frigo
Area
 • Total78.13 km2 (30.17 sq mi)
Elevation1,001 m (3,284 ft)
Population (31 December 2015)[1]
 • Total4,321
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Roanesi / Robaanar
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code36010
Dialing code0424
ISTAT code024085
Patron saintSt. Justina of Padua
Saint day7 October
WebsiteOfficial website

Roana (Cimbrian: Robàan) is a commune in the province of Vicenza, Veneto, Italy. It is west of SP249 road.

The commune consists of six villages or frazioni, spread over a total area of 7,838 hectares: Camporovere, Canove, Cesuna, Mezzaselva, Roana and Tresché Conca. It is one of the Sette Comuni Vicentini where the Cimbrian language was traditionally spoken. In Roana is the Istituto di Cultura Cimbra, with a museum.

Twin towns[edit]

Roana is twinned with:

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics from the Italian statistical institute (Istat)

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