Capolago

former municipality of Switzerland

Capolago was a municipality of the district Mendrisio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland. On 5 April 2009 the former municipalities of Arzo, Capolago, Genestrerio, Mendrisio, Rancate and Tremona merged into the municipality of Mendrisio.[1]

Capolago
Capolago-Riva S. Vitale train station
Capolago-Riva S. Vitale train station
Coat of arms of Capolago
Coat of arms
Location of Capolago
Capolago is located in Switzerland
Capolago
Capolago
Capolago is located in Canton of Ticino
Capolago
Capolago
Coordinates: 45°54′N 8°59′E / 45.900°N 8.983°E / 45.900; 8.983Coordinates: 45°54′N 8°59′E / 45.900°N 8.983°E / 45.900; 8.983
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictMendrisio
Government
 • MayorEridano Luisoni
Area
 • Total1.77 km2 (0.68 sq mi)
Elevation
273 m (896 ft)
Population
 (December 2004)
 • Total724
 • Density410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
6825
SFOS number5247
Surrounded byMelano, Mendrisio, Riva San Vitale
Website
SFSO statistics

ReferencesEdit

  1. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz, Mutationsmeldungen 2009 / Répertoire officiel des communes de Suisse, Mutations 2009 / Elenco ufficiale dei Comuni della Svizzera, Mutazione 2009 (PDF) (Report). Federal Statistical Office. 2009. 2770. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 November 2010. Retrieved 6 March 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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