Vacallo

municipality in the canton of Ticino, Switzerland

Vacallo is a municipality of the district of Mendrisio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

Vacallo
Vacallo
Vacallo
Coat of arms of Vacallo
Coat of arms
Location of Vacallo
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictMendrisio
Government
 • MayorPietro Zanotta
Area
 • Total1.59 km2 (0.61 sq mi)
Elevation
367 m (1,204 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • Total3,398
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,500/sq mi)
Postal code
6833
SFOS number5268
Surrounded byCernobbio (IT-CO), Chiasso, Como (IT-CO), Maslianico (IT-CO), Morbio Inferiore, Sagno
Websitehttp://www.vacallo.ch
SFSO statistics

The current population is almost 3,000 people. The coat of arms of Vacallo is a V with three bunches of grapes. Each bunch of grapes symbolises the three parishes or 'frazione' of the municipality.

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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