Acquarossa

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Acquarossa
Coat of arms of Acquarossa
Coat of arms
Acquarossa is located in Switzerland
Acquarossa
Coordinates: 46°27′N 8°56′E / 46.45°N 8.933°E / 46.45; 8.933Coordinates: 46°27′N 8°56′E / 46.45°N 8.933°E / 46.45; 8.933
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Blenio
Government
 • Mayor Sindaco
Area[1]
 • Total 61.59 km2 (23.78 sq mi)
Elevation 528 m (1,732 ft)
Population (Dec 2012[2])
 • Total 1,856
 • Density 30.135/km2 (78.049/sq mi)
Postal code 6716
SFOS number 5048
Localities Acquarossa, Dongio, Marogno, Motto Blenio, Corzoneso Piano, Corzoneso, Casserio, Cumiasca, Leontica, Comprovasco, Lottigna, Prugiasco, Castro, Traversa, Marolta, Ponto Valentino, Largario
Surrounded by Olivone, Aquila, Torre, Malvaglia, Ludiano, Sobrio, Cavagnago, Anzonico, Faido
Website www.acquarossa.ch
SFSO statistics

Acquarossa is the capital of the district of Blenio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

On 4 April 2004 the former municipalities of Castro, Corzoneso, Dongio, Largario, Leontica, Lottigna, Marolta, Ponto Valentino and Prugiasco merged into the new municipality of Acquarossa.

References[change | change source]

  1. Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeindedaten nach 4 Hauptbereichen
  2. Swiss Federal Statistics Office – STAT-TAB Ständige und Nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Region, Geschlecht, Nationalität und Alter (German) accessed16 Septemeber 2013

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