Locarno

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Locarno
Coat of arms of Locarno
Coat of arms
Locarno is located in Switzerland
Locarno
Coordinates: 46°10′N 8°48′E / 46.167°N 8.8°E / 46.167; 8.8Coordinates: 46°10′N 8°48′E / 46.167°N 8.8°E / 46.167; 8.8
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Locarno
Government
 • Mayor Carla Speziali
Area[1]
 • Total 19.27 km2 (7.44 sq mi)
Elevation 200 m (700 ft)
Population (Dec 2012[2])
 • Total 15,483
 • Density 803.48/km2 (2,081.0/sq mi)
Postal code 6600
SFOS number 5113
Surrounded by Ascona, Avegno, Cadenazzo, Contone, Cugnasco, Gerra (Verzasca), Gordola, Lavertezzo, Losone, Magadino, Minusio, Muralto, Orselina, Piazzogna, San Nazzaro, Tegna, Tenero-Contra
Website www.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 Statistics Office – STAT-TAB Ständige und Nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach Region, Geschlecht, Nationalität und Alter (German) accessed16 Septemeber 2013