Caviano

former municipality of Switzerland in Ticino

Caviano is a former municipality of the district Locarno in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland. On 25 April 2010 the former municipalities of Caviano, Contone, Gerra Gambarogno, Indemini, Magadino, Piazzogna, San Nazzaro, Sant'Abbondio and Vira Gambarogno merged to form the new municipality of Gambarogno.[1]

Caviano
Coat of arms of Caviano
Coat of arms
Location of Caviano
Caviano is located in Switzerland
Caviano
Caviano
Caviano is located in Canton of Ticino
Caviano
Caviano
Coordinates: 46°06′N 8°46′E / 46.100°N 8.767°E / 46.100; 8.767Coordinates: 46°06′N 8°46′E / 46.100°N 8.767°E / 46.100; 8.767
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictLocarno
Area
 • Total3.2 km2 (1.2 sq mi)
Elevation
282 m (925 ft)
Population
 (December 2004)
 • Total124
 • Density39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Postal code
6578
SFOS number5098
LocalitiesDirinella, Scalano
Surrounded byBrissago, Gerra, Pino sulla Sponda del Lago Maggiore, Ronco sopra Ascona, San Nazzaro, Sant'Abbondio, Veddasca
Website
SFSO statistics

ReferencesEdit

  1. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (in German) accessed 14 January 2010