Claro, Ticino

former municipality in the canton of Ticino, Switzerland

Claro was a municipality of the district Riviera in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

Claro
Coat of arms of Claro
Location of Claro
Claro is located in Switzerland
Claro
Claro
Claro is located in Canton of Ticino
Claro
Claro
Coordinates: 46°15′N 9°01′E / 46.250°N 9.017°E / 46.250; 9.017Coordinates: 46°15′N 9°01′E / 46.250°N 9.017°E / 46.250; 9.017
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictRiviera
Area
 • Total21.22 km2 (8.19 sq mi)
Elevation
270 m (890 ft)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total2,159
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
6702
SFOS number5282
Surrounded byArbedo-Castione, Cresciano, Gnosca, Lumino, Preonzo, San Vittore (GR)
Twin townsValle di Cadore (Italy)
Websitewww.comune-claro.ch
SFSO statistics

On 2 April 2017, the former municipalities of Camorino, Claro, Giubiasco, Gnosca, Gorduno, Gudo, Moleno, Monte Carasso, Pianezzo, Preonzo, Sant'Antonio and Sementina merged into the municipality of Bellinzona.

Claro

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Claro at Wikimedia Commons