Acquarossa

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Acquarossa
Coat of arms of Acquarossa
Coat of arms
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictBlenio
Government
 • MayorSindaco
Area[1]
 • Total61.78 km2 (23.85 sq mi)
Elevation528 m (1,732 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total1,850
 • Density30/km2 (78/sq mi)
Postal code6716
SFOS number5048
LocalitiesAcquarossa, Dongio, Marogno, Motto Blenio, Corzoneso Piano, Corzoneso, Casserio, Cumiasca, Leontica, Comprovasco, Lottigna, Prugiasco, Castro, Traversa, Marolta, Ponto Valentino, Largario
Surrounded byOlivone, Aquila, Torre, Malvaglia, Ludiano, Sobrio, Cavagnago, Anzonico, Faido
Websitewww.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 Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (German) accessed 30 August 2017

Other websites[change | change source]

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