Lugano

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Lugano
Lugano in mid-August 2008
Lugano in mid-August 2008
Coat of arms of Lugano
Coat of arms
Lugano is located in Switzerland
Lugano
Lugano
Lugano is located in Canton of Ticino
Lugano
Lugano
Coordinates: 46°00′N 8°57′E / 46.000°N 8.950°E / 46.000; 8.950Coordinates: 46°00′N 8°57′E / 46.000°N 8.950°E / 46.000; 8.950
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Lugano
Government
 • Executive Municipio
with 7 members
 • Mayor Sindaco (list)
Marco Borradori Ticino League
(as of February 2014)
 • Parliament Consiglio comunale
with 60 members
Area[1]
 • Total 75.98 km2 (29.34 sq mi)
Elevation 273 m (896 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total 63,932
 • Density 841.43/km2 (2,179.30/sq mi)
Postal code from 6900 to 6917, 6932, 6951, 6959, from 6962 to 6968, from 6974 to 6979
SFOS number 5192
Localities Barbengo, Besso, Brè-Aldesago, Breganzona, Cadro, Carabbia, Carona, Castagnola-Cassarate, Cureggia, Davesco-Soragno, Gandria, Loreto, Lugano Centro, Molino Nuovo, Pambio Noranco, Pazzallo, Pregassona, Sonvico, Val Colla, Viganello, Villa Luganese[3]
Surrounded by Arogno, Bioggio, Brusimpiano (Italy), Campione d'Italia (Italy), Canobbio, Capriasca, Collina d'Oro, Grancia, Lanzo d'Intelvi (Italy), Massagno, Melide, Morcote, Muzzano, Paradiso, Ponte Capriasca, Porza, Savosa, Sorengo, Valsolda (Italy), Vezia, Vico Morcote[4]
Website www.lugano.ch
SFSO statistics

Lugano (Latin language: Luganum) is a city of the district Lugano in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

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 (in German) accessed 30 August 2017
  3. "Quartieri" [districts] (in Italian). City of Lugano. Retrieved 23 July 2012.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)
  4. Swiss Confederation. map.geo.admin.ch [map]. Retrieved on 2012-07-17.

Other websites[change | change source]

Media related to Lugano at Wikimedia Commons
Lugano travel guide from Wikivoyage