Avegno, Switzerland

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Coordinates: 46°12′N 8°44′E

Avegno
Coat of Arms of Avegno
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Vallemaggia
Coordinates 46°12′N 8°44′E
Population 540   (as of December 2004)
Area 8.13 km2 (3.14 sq mi)
Elevation 293 m (961 ft)
Postal code 6670
SFOS number 5302
Surrounded by Brione sopra Minusio, Gordevio, Locarno, Maggia, Mergoscia, Minusio, Orselina, Tegna, Verscio
Website www.avegno.ch
Avegno is located in Switzerland
Avegno

Avegno is a municipality of the district of Vallemaggia in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

In 1982, the Swiss Heritage Society gave the Wakker Prize to Avegno for the saving of its historical buildings.

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