Maggia, municipality

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Maggia
Coat of arms of Maggia
Coat of arms
Country Switzerland
Canton Ticino
District Vallemaggia
Area[1]
 • Total 111.09 km2 (42.89 sq mi)
Elevation 372 m (1,220 ft)
Population (Dec 2016[2])
 • Total 2,592
 • Density 23.332/km2 (60.431/sq mi)
Postal code 6671,6673,6674
SFOS number 5317
Surrounded by Avegno, Brione (Verzasca), Campo (Vallemaggia), Cavigliano, Cevio, Gordevio, Gresso, Isorno, Lavizzara, Onsernone, Vergeletto, Verscio
Website www.maggia.ch
SFSO statistics

Maggia is a municipality of the district Vallemaggia in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.

Tipical village in the municipality of Maggia

History[change | change source]

The actual municipality was created in 2004 on April 27 by merger of the former municipalities of Aurigeno, Coglio, Giumaglio, Lodano, Maggia, Moghegno and Someo.

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 (in German) accessed 30 August 2017