Torre, Switzerland

village in Switzerland

Torre was a municipality of the district Blenio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

Torre
Torre TI.jpg
Coat of arms of Torre
Location of Torre
Torre is located in Switzerland
Torre
Torre
Torre is located in Canton of Ticino
Torre
Torre
Coordinates: 46°29′N 8°57′E / 46.483°N 8.950°E / 46.483; 8.950Coordinates: 46°29′N 8°57′E / 46.483°N 8.950°E / 46.483; 8.950
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictBlenio
Area
 • Total10.8 km2 (4.2 sq mi)
Elevation
760 m (2,490 ft)
Population
 (December 2004)
 • Total288
 • Density27/km2 (69/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
6717
SFOS number5047
Surrounded byAcquarossa, Aquila, Malvaglia
Website
SFSO statistics

It came together with 3 other villages to become the new municipality Blenio.[1]

Torre

ReferencesEdit

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

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Torre TI at Wikimedia Commons