Sonvico

quarter in Ticino, Switzerland

Sonvico is a former municipality of the district Lugano in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland. On 14 April 2013 the municipality of Sonvico merged into the city of Lugano becoming a new neighborhood.[1]

Sonvico
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Coat of arms of Sonvico
Coat of arms
Location of Sonvico
Sonvico is located in Switzerland
Sonvico
Sonvico
Sonvico is located in Canton of Ticino
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Sonvico
Coordinates: 46°03′N 8°59′E / 46.050°N 8.983°E / 46.050; 8.983Coordinates: 46°03′N 8°59′E / 46.050°N 8.983°E / 46.050; 8.983
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictLugano
Government
 • MayorLorenza Spinelli
Area
 • Total11.09 km2 (4.28 sq mi)
Elevation
603 m (1,978 ft)
Population
 (December 2004)
 • Total1,711
 • Density150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
6968
SFOS number5224
Surrounded byBidogno, Cadro, Capriasca, Cimadera, Corticiasca, Lugaggia, Valcolla, Valsolda (IT-CO), Villa Luganese
Websitewww.sonvico.ch
SFSO statistics

ReferencesEdit

  1. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (in German) accessed 2 January 2013

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Sonvico at Wikimedia Commons