Locarno

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Locarno
Coat of arms of Locarno
Coat of arms
CountrySwitzerland
CantonTicino
DistrictLocarno
Government
 • MayorCarla Speziali
Area[1]
 • Total18.69 km2 (7.22 sq mi)
Elevation200 m (700 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total16,122
 • Density860/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Postal code6600
SFOS number5113
Surrounded byAscona, Avegno, Cadenazzo, Contone, Cugnasco, Gerra (Verzasca), Gordola, Lavertezzo, Losone, Magadino, Minusio, Muralto, Orselina, Piazzogna, San Nazzaro, Tegna, Tenero-Contra
Websitewww.locarno.ch
SFSO statistics
View from the mountains surrounding Locarno.

Locarno is the capital of the Locarno district in the Swiss canton of Ticino.

Other websites[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