Blenio

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Blenio
Coat of arms of Blenio
Coat of arms
Location of Blenio
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictBlenio
Government
 • MayorMarino Truaisch
Area
 • Total263.9 km2 (101.9 sq mi)
Elevation
902 m (2,959 ft)
Population
(2017-12-31)[2]
 • Total1,826
 • Density6.9/km2 (18/sq mi)
Postal code
6718
SFOS number5049
LocalitiesAquila, Campo (Blenio), Ghirone, Olivone and Torre
Surrounded byAcquarossa, Calpiogna, Campello, Faido, Mairengo, Malvaglia, Osco, and Quinto (Canton of Ticino) Hinterrhein, Medel (Lucmagn), Vals, and Vrin (Canton of Graubünden)
Websitewww.comuneblenio.ch
SFSO statistics

Blenio is a municipality in the district of Blenio in the canton of Berne in Switzerland.

On the 22 October 2006 the former municipalities of Aquila, Campo Blenio, Ghirone, Olivone and Torre merged into the new municipality of Blenio.

Aquila
  1. 1.0 1.1 "Arealstatistik Standard - Gemeinden nach 4 Hauptbereichen". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. "Bilanz der ständigen Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Staatsangehörigkeit (Kategorie), Geschlecht und demographischen Komponenten". Federal Statistical Office. Retrieved 12 January 2019.