Campodarsego

Campodarsego is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Padua in the Italian region Veneto, located about 30 kilometres (19 mi) west of Venice and about 10 kilometres (6 mi) northeast of Padua. Campodarsego has been recognized as a city and is part of the Camposampierese Municipalities Federation.

Campodarsego
Comune di Campodarsego
Via Antoniana, p.za Europa, chiesa S. Maria Ass.ta e Municipio (Campodarsego).jpg
Location of Campodarsego
Campodarsego is located in Italy
Campodarsego
Campodarsego
Location of Campodarsego in Italy
Campodarsego is located in Veneto
Campodarsego
Campodarsego
Campodarsego (Veneto)
Coordinates: 45°30′N 11°55′E / 45.500°N 11.917°E / 45.500; 11.917Coordinates: 45°30′N 11°55′E / 45.500°N 11.917°E / 45.500; 11.917
CountryItaly
RegionVeneto
ProvincePadua (PD)
FrazioniSant'Andrea, Bronzola, Fiumicello, Reschigliano, Bosco del Vescovo
Government
 • MayorMirko Patron
Area
 • Total25.61 km2 (9.89 sq mi)
Elevation
17 m (56 ft)
Population
 (2017)[3]
 • Total14,623
 • Density570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Campodarseghesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
35011
Dialing code049
Patron saintSt. Martin
Saint day11 November
WebsiteOfficial website

EtymologyEdit

The first act that mentions Campodarsego dates back to 1190 in which Villa Campi de Arsico is mentioned. The toponym refers to a place that was deforested and made productive near a waterway (Arsicus).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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