Veneto

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Veneto
Region of Italy
Coordinates: 45°30′N 11°45′E / 45.5°N 11.75°E / 45.5; 11.75Coordinates: 45°30′N 11°45′E / 45.5°N 11.75°E / 45.5; 11.75
Country Italy
Capital Venice
Government
 • President Giancarlo Galan (PdL)
Area
 • Total 18,391 km2 (7,101 sq mi)
Population (2007-12-31)
 • Total 4,869,694
 • Density 264.787/km2 (685.795/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
GDP/ Nominal € 139 billion (2006)
NUTS Region ITD

Veneto is a region in North-east Italy on the Adriatic Sea. The capital is Venice. The population was about 4,869,694 in 2008.

Administrative divisions[change | edit source]

Veneto is divided into 7 provinces and 581 municipalities:

Provinces[change | edit source]

Provinces of Veneto.

Province Area (km²) Population Density (inh./km²)
Province of Belluno 3,678 213,059 57.9
Province of Padua 2,141 905,112 422.8
Province of Rovigo 1,789 245,598 137.3
Province of Treviso 2,477 865,194 349.3
Province of Venice 2,463 841,609 341.7
Province of Verona 3,121 889,862 285.1
Province of Vicenza 2,722 848,642 311.8

Largest municipalities[change | edit source]

Pos. Municipality Inhabitants
(inh.)
Area
(km²)
Density
(inh./km²)
Elevation above sea level
(m)
Province
Venice 268.741 412,54 651,4 1 VE
Verona 262.403 206,63 1.269,9 59 VR
Padua 209.696 92,85 2.258,4 12 PD
Vicenza 113.969 80,54 1.415,1 39 VI
Treviso 81.665 55,50 1.741,4 15 TV
Rovigo 51.378 108,55 473,3 6 RO
Chioggia 50.880 185,20 274,7 2 VE
Bassano del Grappa 42.237 46,79 902,7 129 VI
San Donà di Piave 39.774 78,73 505,2 3 VE
10° Schio 38.779 67,04 578,4 200 VI

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