Riviera, Ticino

municipality of Switzerland

Riviera is a new municipality of the district Riviera in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

Riviera
Coat of arms of Riviera
Coat of arms
Location of Riviera
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictRiviera
Government
 • ExecutiveMunicipio
with 7 members
 • MayorSindaco
Raffaele De Rosa CVP/PDC/PPD
(as of April 2017)
 • ParliamentConsiglio communale
with 31 members
Area
 • Total86.17 km2 (33.27 sq mi)
Elevation
274 m (899 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,219
 • Density49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
6527, 6703, 6705, 6707
SFOS number5287
LocalitiesCresciano, Iragna, Lodrino, Osogna
Surrounded byPersonico, Biasca, Calanca (GR), San Vittore (GR), Bellinzona, Lavertezzo
Websitewww.comuneriviera.ch
SFSO statistics

On 2 April 2017 the former municipalities of Cresciano, Iragna, Lodrino and Osogna merged into the new municipality of Riviera.

Osogna

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Ständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Staatsangehörigkeitskategorie Geschlecht und Gemeinde; Provisorische Jahresergebnisse; 2018". Federal Statistical Office. 9 April 2019. Retrieved 11 April 2019.

Other websitesEdit

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