Locarno

town in the canton of Ticino, Switzerland

Locarno is the capital of the Locarno district in the Swiss canton of Ticino.

Locarno
Coat of arms of Locarno
Coat of arms
Location of Locarno
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictLocarno
Government
 • MayorCarla Speziali
Area
 • Total19.27 km2 (7.44 sq mi)
Elevation
200 m (700 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total15,824
 • Density820/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
6600
SFOS number5113
Surrounded byAscona, Avegno, Cadenazzo, Contone, Cugnasco, Gerra (Verzasca), Gordola, Lavertezzo, Losone, Magadino, Minusio, Muralto, Orselina, Piazzogna, San Nazzaro, Tegna, Tenero-Contra
Websitewww.locarno.ch
SFSO statistics
View from the mountains surrounding Locarno.

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". Federal Statistical Office. 9 April 2019. Retrieved 11 April 2019.

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