Contone

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Contone
Coat of arms of Contone
Coat of arms
Location of Contone
Contone is located in Switzerland
Contone
Contone
Contone is located in Canton of Ticino
Contone
Contone
Coordinates: 46°09′N 8°56′E / 46.150°N 8.933°E / 46.150; 8.933Coordinates: 46°09′N 8°56′E / 46.150°N 8.933°E / 46.150; 8.933
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictLocarno
Area
 • Total2.3 km2 (0.9 sq mi)
Elevation
206 m (676 ft)
Population
 (December 2004)
 • Total750
 • Density330/km2 (840/sq mi)
Postal code
6594
SFOS number5101
Surrounded byCadenazzo, Locarno, Magadino, Rivera
Website
SFSO statistics

Contone is a former municipality of the district Locarno in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland. On 25 April 2010 the former municipalities of Caviano, Contone, Gerra Gambarogno, Indemini, Magadino, Piazzogna, San Nazzaro, Sant'Abbondio and Vira Gambarogno merged to form the new municipality of Gambarogno.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (in German) accessed 14 January 2010