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Comune di Fontaniva
Fontaniva is located in Italy
Location of Fontaniva in Italy
Coordinates: 45°38′N 11°45′E / 45.633°N 11.750°E / 45.633; 11.750Coordinates: 45°38′N 11°45′E / 45.633°N 11.750°E / 45.633; 11.750
Country Italy
Region Veneto
Province Province of Padua (PD)
Frazioni Casoni, Fontanivetta, Fratta, San Giorgio in Brenta
 • Mayor Marcello Mezzasalma
 • Total 20.6 km2 (8.0 sq mi)
Elevation 45 m (148 ft)
Population (Jan. 2006)
 • Total 7,657
 • Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Fontanivesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 35014
Dialing code 049
Patron saint St. Mary and Blessed Bertrando
Saint day 1 March
Website Official website

Fontaniva is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Padua in the Italian region Veneto, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) northwest of Venice and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) northwest of Padua. As of 1 January 2006, it had a population of 7,657 and an area of 20.6 square kilometres (8.0 sq mi).[1]

The municipality of Fontaniva contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Casoni, Fontanivetta, Fratta, and San Giorgio in Brenta.

Fontaniva borders the following municipalities: Carmignano di Brenta, Cittadella, Grantorto, San Giorgio in Bosco.

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Fontaniva is twinned with:


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

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