Besazio

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Besazio
Former municipality of Switzerland
Coat of arms of Besazio
Coat of arms
Besazio is located in Switzerland
Besazio
Coordinates: 45°52′N 8°57′E / 45.867°N 8.95°E / 45.867; 8.95Coordinates: 45°52′N 8°57′E / 45.867°N 8.95°E / 45.867; 8.95
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Mendrisio
Government
 • Mayor Silvano Gaffuri
Area
 • Total 0.90 km2 (0.35 sq mi)
Elevation 497 m (1,631 ft)
Population (December 2004)
 • Total 603
 • Density 670/km2 (1,735/sq mi)
Postal code 6863
SFOS number 5243
Surrounded by Arzo, Clivio (IT-VA), Ligornetto, Rancate, Tremona
Website besazio.ch
SFSO statistics

Besazio is a municipality of the district of Mendrisio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland. On 14 April 2013 the former municipalities of Besazio, Ligornetto and Meride merged into the municipality of Mendrisio.