Piazzogna

former municipality of Switzerland in Ticino

Piazzogna 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]

Piazzogna
Coat of arms of Piazzogna
Coat of arms
Location of Piazzogna
Piazzogna is located in Switzerland
Piazzogna
Piazzogna
Piazzogna is located in Canton of Ticino
Piazzogna
Piazzogna
Coordinates: 46°08′N 8°49′E / 46.133°N 8.817°E / 46.133; 8.817Coordinates: 46°08′N 8°49′E / 46.133°N 8.817°E / 46.133; 8.817
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictLocarno
Area
 • Total3.91 km2 (1.51 sq mi)
Elevation
365 m (1,198 ft)
Population
 (December 2004)
 • Total397
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Postal code
6579
SFOS number5123
Surrounded byIndemini, Locarno, Minusio, Muralto, San Nazzaro, Vira (Gambarogno)
Websitewww.piazzogna.ch
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ReferencesEdit

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

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