Fratta Polesine

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Fratta Polesine
Comune di Fratta Polesine
Palladio's Villa Badoer
Palladio's Villa Badoer
Fratta Polesine
Location of Fratta Polesine in Italy
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Country Italy
Region Veneto
Province / Metropolitan city Rovigo (RO)
Frazioni Palazzine, Paolino, Pizzon, Ramedello Basso, Ramedello di Mezzo, Sabbioni, Valle, Zaffarda
 • Mayor Tiziana Michela Virgili
 • Total 20.9 km2 (8.1 sq mi)
Elevation 11 m (36 ft)
Population (1 October 2011)[1]
 • Total 2,801
 • Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Frattensi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 45025
Dialing code 0425
Patron saint Sts. Peter and Paul
Saint day June 29
Website Official website

Fratta Polesine is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Rovigo in the Italian region Veneto, located about 70 kilometres (43 mi) southwest of Venice and about 11 kilometres (7 mi) southwest of Rovigo. Its main attraction is Andrea Palladio's Villa Badoer.

Fratta Polesine is the birthplace of the Italian socialist politician Giacomo Matteotti, opponent of Fascism.

Twin towns


  1. All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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