Badia Polesine

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Badia Polesine
Comune di Badia Polesine
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Part of Vangadizza Abbey in the centre of Badia Polesine.
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Badia Polesine
Badia Polesine (Veneto)
Coordinates: 45°6′N11°30′E / 45.100°N 11.500°E / 45.100; 11.500
Country Italy
Region Veneto
Province Rovigo (RO)
Frazioni Barchetta, Bovazecchino-Serraglio, Ca' Bulgaron, Colombano, Crocetta, Fornaci, Masetti, Nezzo, Orti, Rosta, Salvaterra, Villa d'Adige, Villa Fora
Government
  MayorGiovanni Rossi
Area
[1]
  Total44.53 km2 (17.19 sq mi)
Elevation
11 m (36 ft)
Population
 (30 April 2022) [2]
  Total10,001
  Density220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Badiesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
45021
Dialing code 0425
Website Official website

Badia Polesine is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Rovigo in the Italian region Veneto, located about 70 kilometres (43 miles) southwest of Venice and about 25 kilometres (16 miles) west of Rovigo. It is part of the upper Polesine, and is bounded by the Adige river, which separates the communal territory from the province of Padua.

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Badia Polesine borders the following municipalities: Canda, Castagnaro, Castelbaldo, Giacciano con Baruchella, Lendinara, Masi, Piacenza d'Adige, Terrazzo, Trecenta. The main sight is the abbey of Vangadizza.

The town has a station on the Verona-Legnago-Rovigo railroad. It can be reached by road through the SS343 Transpolesana national road and the A31 motorway.

Twin towns

Badia Polesine is twinned with:

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References

  1. "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Italian National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.