Alto Malcantone

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Alto Malcantone
Coat of arms of Alto Malcantone
Coat of arms
Alto Malcantone is located in Switzerland
Alto Malcantone
Coordinates: 46°2′N 8°53′E / 46.033°N 8.883°E / 46.033; 8.883Coordinates: 46°2′N 8°53′E / 46.033°N 8.883°E / 46.033; 8.883
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Lugano
Area[1]
 • Total 21.92 km2 (8.46 sq mi)
Elevation 810 m (2,660 ft)
Population (Dec 2012[2])
 • Total 1,344
 • Density 61.31/km2 (158.80/sq mi)
Postal code 6937-6939
SFOS number 5237
Surrounded by Aranno, Bedano, Bioggio, Cademario, Curiglia con Monteviasco (IT-VA), Gravesano, Indemini, Manno, Miglieglia, Sigirino, Torricella-Taverne
Website www.altomalcantone.ch
SFSO statistics

Alto Malcantone is a municipality of the district of Lugano in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland. It was formed on 13 March 2005 from the earlier municipalities of Arosio, Breno, Fescoggia, Mugena und Vezio.

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  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