Carona, Switzerland

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Carona
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Coat of arms of Carona
Coat of arms
Location of Carona
Carona is located in Switzerland
Carona
Carona
Carona is located in Canton of Ticino
Carona
Carona
Coordinates: 45°57′N 8°56′E / 45.950°N 8.933°E / 45.950; 8.933Coordinates: 45°57′N 8°56′E / 45.950°N 8.933°E / 45.950; 8.933
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictLugano
Area
 • Total4.77 km2 (1.84 sq mi)
Elevation
597 m (1,959 ft)
Population
 (Dec 2011)
 • Total827
 • Density170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Postal code
6914
SFOS number5170
Surrounded byLugano, Melide, Morcote, Vico Morcote
Website
SFSO statistics

Carona is a former municipality of the district Lugano in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland. On 14 April 2013 the former municipalities of Bogno, Cadro, Carona, Certara, Cimadera, Valcolla and Sonvico merged into the city of Lugano.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (German) accessed 2 January 2013