Vergeletto

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Coordinates: 46°14′N 8°36′E

Vergeletto
Coat of Arms of Vergeletto
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Locarno
Coordinates 46°14′N 8°36′E
Population 65   (as of December 2004)
Area 40.7 km2 (15.7 sq mi)
Elevation 906 m (2,972 ft)
Postal code 6664
SFOS number 5132
Surrounded by
(view map)
Campo (Vallemaggia), Craveggia (IT-VB), Gresso, Maggia, Onsernone, Santa Maria Maggiore (IT-VB)

Vergeletto is a municipality of the district Locarno in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

History[change | change source]

Since 1803, the municipality of Vergeletto also contained the current municipality of Gresso. Both municipalities were moved away from each other in 1882.

Coat of arms[change | change source]

The coat of arms of the municipality are taken from the Garbani, or Garban family for its French and Northern American branch, starting from the village, who are people who sell things or people of power.